Jerry Kratochvil 02Leavenworth Street has been the talk of Nebraska politics since January 2006.

The founder and editor is Jerry Kratochvil, who from 2006 through February 2015 was known only as “Street Sweeper”.

Kratochvil is originally from Omaha, Nebraska and has worked on campaigns in Nebraska and Iowa and as a Congressional staffer in Washington, D.C. He is a graduate of Creighton Prep, Boston College and the Creighton University School of Law.

Kratochvil and Leavenworth St. have been featured in the Washington Post, National Review, Wall St. Journal, Drudge Report, Lincoln Journal Star, KFAB, KLIN and local television news.

To contact Jerry Kratochvil, email him at LeavenworthSt at Gmail-dot-com, or connect with him on the Twitter @LeavenworthSt.

Leavenworth Street moved from the old URL at to in December 2010.