Prison scandal: Ashford at odds with fellow Democrats on probe

Joe Jordan
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Aug 11, 2014 1:44 PM
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Prison scandal: Ashford at odds with fellow Democrats on probe

Joe Jordan | Nebraska Watchdog

Calls for an independent probe into the state’s prison-sentencing scandal took a step back today.

As the Nebraska Democrat Party criticizes Gov. Dave Heineman’s (R) decision putting the Nebraska State Patrol at the center of the investigation, a key fellow Democrat—Brad Ashford— tells Nebraska Watchdog he’s OK with the NSP probe.