Omahan publishes book on Ernie Chambers' career
The 320-page text written by an Omaha native looks at Ernie Chambers' tenure through a civil rights lens. It chronicles key laws of his career, such as a ban on corporal punishment in public schools.
Posted: Sunday, January 6, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Although a history professor just wrote the book on Ernie Chambers' 38-year career as a Nebraska state senator, the longtime lawmaker is about to add a new chapter.
As Chambers returns to the Capitol this week after a four-year hiatus forced by term limits, he hints at a more triumphant ending to his political biography.
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