LINCOLN (AP) – U.S. Senator-elect Deb Fischer has chosen two Nebraskans to lead her staffs in Nebraska and Washington.
Fischer has chosen Mike Hybl as her chief of staff and Dustin Vaughan as her office’s state director. Hybl has served as executive director of the Nebraska Public Service Commission since 2007. He also was a shareholder in an Omaha telecommunications consulting firm, and a past president of the Nebraska Trucking Association. Vaughan has worked as legal counsel to the Legislature’s Transportation and Telecommunications Committee, of which Fischer was the chairwoman. He also served as Fischer’s legislative aide while she was a state senator.