Join us for an recap on the last legislative session and preview of the upcoming session from Lt Gov Mike Foley and State Senator Rob Clements.
Lt Gov Mike Foley
Lieutenant Governor Mike Foley was elected to office as the running mate of Governor Pete Ricketts on November 4, 2014. Prior to his election as Lieutenant Governor, he served eight years as Nebraska State Auditor and served six years in the Nebraska Unicameral Legislature as the State Senator for District 29 in Lincoln.
Lieutenant Governor Foley and his wife, Susan Foley, have been married for 25 years and live in Lincoln with their six children.
State Senator Rob Clements
Senator Rob Clements was appointed to the Nebraska Unicameral in February 2017 by Gov. Pete Ricketts. He was then chosen by his colleagues to serve on the Legislature’s powerful Appropriations Committee. As a member of that committee, he was instrumental in guiding the state through a difficult budget crunch, protecting the property tax credit relief fund, funding education, and balancing the budget without raising taxes. Clements holds a 1973 B.S. degree in Mathematics from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, with minors in Economics and Actuarial Science. Clements and his wife Peggy were high school sweethearts and have been married for 44 years. Rob and Peggy have five grown children, Andy (42), Tom (39), Mary (36), Sarah (32) and Debbie (30), and 11 grandchildren.