Congressman-elect Ashford eyes D.C., GOP and 2016

Joe Jordan | Nebraska Watchdog

Although he’ll be mired in the minority on Capitol Hill, Democrat Congressman-elect Brad Ashford tells Nebraska Watchdog he’s ready to work across the aisle to get things done.

But with an opponent, Tea partyer Chip Maxwell, running against him from day one the questions pour in: From raising money to keep his seat, to finding Republicans—wait until you hear who’s at the top of his list— willing to meet him half way.

Nebraska Watchdog’s Joe Jordan presses Ashford for answers.

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