Nebraska Legislature passes bill to place Standing Bear statue at U.S. Capitol | Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

Nebraska Legislature passes bill to place Stand...

Nebraska Legislature passes bill to place Standing Bear statue at U.S. Capitol

The Nebraska Legislature has passed LB 807, which will place a statue of Ponca Chief Standing Bear at the U.S. Capitol. The vote was 47-1 in favor of replacing statues of William Jennings Bryan and J. Sterling Morton with Chief Standing Bear and Willa Cather.