State Senator Brad Ashford Running for Congress

OMAHA (KPTM)- State Senator Brad Ashford said he will enter the race for Nebraska's Second Congressional District.

"Congress is more dysfunctional than ever and middle class Nebraskans aregetting hurt," said Ashford. "I'm running because I have a proven track recordof working across the aisle and I'll bring that record to Washington to cutthrough the gridlock and finding bipartisan, common-sense solutions to cuttingwasteful spending and growing our economy."

Ashford is chair of thejudiciary committee and is a democrat.

Congressman Lee Terry is seeking another term. The Republican is running against businessman Don Frei in the primary.