Legislature swears in new members, selects leadership for 2023-24
January 12, 2023
Twenty-six Nebraska senators took their oaths of office, Wednesday, Jan. 4, and selected more than a dozen leaders who will fill out the ranks of the Legislature for the next two years.
The 108th Nebraska Legislature convened for the first day of a 90-day session, which is scheduled to end June 9. Nearly one-third of the senators - 16 - are brand new to the 49-member, officially nonpartisan body, while two senators are returning after previously serving.
One of the first responsibilities for senators on Wednesday was selecting leadership positions, including a successor to longtime clerk Pa...