Meet Deb Fischer, Nebraska's First Female SenatorKatie J.M. Baker1/02/13 11:50am66EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkDeb Fischer will be sworn in today as Nebraska's first female senator, a title she won in a landslide. (58 percent to former Senator Bob Kerrey's 42 percent.) But what is Fischer, a 61-year-old cattle rancher, all about — and what does her win mean for Nebraska's women? This PBS interview gives us an idea.