Lydia Brasch

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Lydia Brasch
Member of the Nebraska Legislature
from the 16th district
Assumed office
Preceded by Kent Rogert
Personal details
Born (1953-07-14) July 14, 1953 (age 63)
Lincoln, Nebraska
Political party Republican

Lydia Brasch (born July 14, 1953 in Lincoln in the U.S. state of Nebraska) is a member of the Nebraska Legislature from the city of Bancroft.

Early life[edit]

Brasch graduated from Lincoln High School and University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is a farmer and owns a marketing and design firm. Prior to her election to the legislature, she was a member of both the Nebraska State Fair Foundation and the Cuming County Fair Foundation.

State legislature[edit]

Brasch was elected in 2010 to represent the 16th Nebraska legislative district. She currently sits on the Agriculture, General Affairs, Revenue, Rules, and State-Tribal Relations committees. She is pro-life[1] and in 2011, she sponsored and passed LB690, which required parental consent before a minor receives an abortion.[2]