Tea party-affiliated PAC rescinds support for Osborn, backs Sasse
Ben Sasse, at right, watches Shane Osborn answer a question in a Republican U.S. Senate debate at UNO's Thompson Alumni Center on March 11.
Posted: Friday, March 28, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 3:57 pm, Wed Jun 11, 2014.
FreedomWorks, a national conservative organization, has rescinded its support of U.S. Senate candidate Shane Osborn and is now backing Ben Sasse in the race.
Matt Kibbe, president of the FreedomWorks political action committee, said he believes Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a frequent target of Tea Party activists, is siding with Osborn in the Republican primary.
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Friday, March 28, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 3:57 pm.