Updated 3/29/2015 Facebook Page someone set up to share info about Ernie Chambers: https://www.facebook.com/pages/We-The-People-of-Nebraska-ask-for-Senator-Ernie-Chambers-resignation/1574416772813396?notif_t=fbpage_fan_invite
TAKE ACTION: Contact Senator David A. Schnoor ask him to proceed with Sen. Ernie Chambers EXPULSION – firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-471-2625
Ernie Chambers Responds to Backlash 3/26: http://youtu.be/RHXJUgebDVk Chambers “…ignorant…especially the police..(referring to some senators)…pathethic dunces…”
Ernie Chambers 2nd Response to Backlash 3/26: http://youtu.be/Rj8TCrpjR2Q Chambers rails against Sen McCoy and Lindstrom….”…makes no difference whatsoever..”
Ernie Chambers 3rd Response to Backlash 3/26: http://youtu.be/WxECJFq6y9E Chambers rails at senators “…the power I have, the fear I inspire…..mob mentality..backwardness and racist Nebraska…calls Sen. David Schnoor pathetic and arrogant….”
Ernie Chambers 4th Response to Backlash 3/26: http://youtu.be/JW-YoH4o0Zg Chambers mocks the senators “…I’m not afraid but you are……spines of an over ripe banana….”
Sen Beau McCoy 3/26 http://youtu.be/yIZuOwzns54 Sen. McCoy “…..Chambers’ comments are a Public Safety issue…”
Sen. Jim Smith 3/26: http://youtu.be/iT-iuXKRmw0 Sen Jim Smith “….words spoken with regard to violence against law enforcement are unacceptable….”
Sen. David Schnoor 3/26: http://youtu.be/9lyEZNRLDOA Senator Schnoor asks Sen Chambers’ resign…”…you can sit there and laugh..that’s what you do make a mockery of the senate, of someone’s Christian beliefs….”
Sens. Johnson and Craighead 3/26: http://youtu.be/1StNjr6Ju1k Senator Jerry Johnson agrees with Sen. McCoy and Sen. Craighead invites the senators for a picture op with signs supporting our police.
Sen. Les Seiler 3/26: http://youtu.be/Rt6zayXM6EI Sen. Les Seiler, Chairman of the Judiciary Committee (where the comments took place) says “…senators are protected from criminal and civil prosecution for anything said during hearing and floor debates…..”
Sen. Dave Bloomfield 3/26: http://youtu.be/BerigD-M4kQ Bloomfield advises senators not to with hold support for Chamber’s bill on Prairie Dogs because Chambers’ comments and that he’s learned to respect him.
Sen. Lydia Brasch 3/26: http://youtu.be/rBQw_tcPKbs Sen .Brasch “…it’s not right to compare our police to ISIS….”
Sen. Matt Williams 3/26: http://youtu.be/N6Fb-TOsmVU Sen Williams, Member of the Judiciary Committee where Chambers’ comments were made says “…..my regret is not responding Friday at the hearing….I’m not asking Sen. Chambers to apologize…the comments I’ve heard about being a bigot, hypocritical, a Christian, – hurt and those comments are irrelevant..issue a challenge to all senators….to keep comments relevant….”
I did NOT get videos taken for THE FOLLOWING Senators – these are notes I took while they were talking, if you need clarification or want to verify please contact the appropriate senator. If a senator would like to send me their statement I will post it and even better would be for them to post a comment to this page. Thanks, Susan
Sen. Kate Bolz –…piling on Chambers….
Sen. Bloomfield – piling on Chambers… Free Speech…has a right to say…attempting to condemn a man…supports Chambers….
Sen. Lindstrom – …will pull name from Chambers’ Death Penalty Repeal; no longer want my name associated with Sen. Chambers…
Sen. Riepe – …disappointed and anger for Chambers….
Sen. Krist – (member of Judiciary Committee) I am embarrassed for not nudging Chambers at the time…..Free Speech…
Sen. Haar – thanks to Sen. Bloomfield for comments Free Speech….…won’t be in photo op rally to support police because I see it as a Litmus Test…power of words…it’s popular for some to murder people who work at planned parenthood , my wife works at one of them, so I know the worry it causes and the debate on those bills gets heated but I didn’t bring it to the floor….I don’t have black skin so I can’t judge that ( meaning Chambers comments).
Sen. Kolowski – …many disturbing things…not here to judge….
Sen. Kintner – Chamber’s should clarify comments….
Sen. Hilkemann – disgusted with Chambers’ constant insults on the floor about religion, republicans, government, bible,etc….
Sen. Groene – Chambers will pay for what he said…people have already pulled their names from his bills….
Sen. Schnoor – ..pathetic for those who defend him..
Sen Kuehn – …asked Chambers for an apology…
Sen. Nordquist – …Chambers’ comments highly inappropriate…draft a resolution in support of police….
Sen. Mello – …Chambers’ comments were more than in-artful…can’t condone…my concern is the ramifications of how we use situations like this as a political…everytime we are offended do we bring it to the floor…I’m offended hearing that a senator was asked to resign….
Sen Garrett, member of Judiciary Committee – ….I reluctantly rise to speak…I think it was my first session when Chambers called us all racists…I think the genesis of his ISIS/ISIL comment was when he asked why anyone need to carry guns…the most troubling is that Chambers is a learned man…
MORE VIDEOS OF SHOCKING COMMENTS by Senator Ernie Chambers: https://thesusansmithshow.wordpress.com/ernie-chambers/
FOX NEWS –Outrage after Nebraska Politician Compares cops to ISIS – Bishop E.W. Gregory Sounds Off “…he should resign or be driven from office….” http://video.foxnews.com/v/4137966072001/outrage-after-nebraska-politician-compares-cops-to-isis/?#sp=show-clips
KFAB Ernie Chambers POLL QUESTION: http://www.kfab.com/onair/voorhees-2350/poll-question-your-thoughts-on-ernies-13444302/
KFAB – Scott Voorhees Show 3/26 Ernie Chambers Part 2 –If you live outside his district, what does it say to you that those in North Omaha stand behind this vile, egotistical racist? And, if you’re in his district, what do you say about his support for shooting police officers?
KFAB – Chris Baker show 3/26 Chambers Mania – Dr. Janice Kuhn and Chris Baker discuss Senator Ernie Chambers and his latest comments.
KMTV3 – Omaha Senator Standing Behind Comments about Police and ISIS http://www.jrn.com/kmtv/news/Omaha-senator-standing-behind-comments-about-police-and-ISIS-297718791.html
WOWT 6 – Chambers Refuses to Apologize for Police ISIS Comparison http://www.wowt.com/home/headlines/Chambers-Refuses-to-Apologize-for-PoliceISIS-Comparison-297764501.html
KETV7 – Senators Call for Chambers to Resign: http://www.ketv.com/politics/senator-calls-for-chambers-to-resign/32025712
Omaha World Herald – Omaha.com List of Critics Grows after Chambers’ “My ISIS is the Police” Comments http://www.omaha.com/news/nebraska/list-of-critics-grows-after-ernie-chambers-my-isis-is/article_13a41c5c-d3de-11e4-919d-afbbd0fff2ce.html