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'Back the Blue' rally in Omaha to show support for law enforcement

'Back the Blue' rally in Omaha to show support for law enforcement

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A "Back the Blue" rally to show support for law enforcement is scheduled for Saturday morning in Omaha's Memorial Park.

The hourlong event is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. The master of ceremonies will be Hal Daub, a former 2nd District congressman, Omaha mayor and member of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents.

Speakers will include Pastor James Patterson of Trinity Hope Foursquare Church; Gene Haynes, who recently retired as principal of Omaha North High School; and Capt. Wayne Hudson of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.

The event also will include musical performances. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and flags.

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