Election 2022

Voting is the way we as citizens of the United States and its component states, counties and cities express our opinions and preferences. We are periodically asked to mark our ballots for candidates for various offices and to weigh in on proposals to change or enact laws, amend the Nebraska Constitution and many other kinds of questions. Voting is the cornerstone of our democratic process.

Sen. Mike Flood announces for Congress

Flood’s fundraising surges, Fortenberry’s sputters

BY: - January 31, 2022

Editor’s note: This story was updated at 9:30 p.m. Monday. LINCOLN — U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry’s campaign fundraising took a hit after he was indicted last October, accused of lying to federal investigators. Fortenberry, a nine-term Republican, raised just $70,000 from donors during the last three months of 2021.  By comparison, he raised more than […]

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Republican Lindstrom touts teamwork, ‘new generation leadership’ in first ad

BY: - January 28, 2022

The first television ad from Republican gubernatorial candidate Brett Lindstrom emphasizes his “teamwork” as a Nebraska football player and says he would bring “a new generation of leadership” to the state. The ad launched Friday.  Lindstrom, a state senator and Omaha financial adviser, faces an uphill battle to match the spending of the two most […]

U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry talking to reporters in US Capitol

Fortenberry, Flood trade charges as 1st District race heats up

BY: - January 28, 2022

The race for the Republican nomination in Nebraska’s 1st Congressional District heated up Friday, with incumbent U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry attacking State Sen. Mike Flood as having a “history” of not following conservative principles, particularly on immigration issues. Flood, in a response from a campaign spokesman, later accused the congressman of “desperately lying” to divert […]

Herbster and Pillen squabble over the importance of a governor having children

BY: - January 25, 2022

Two top Republicans running for governor squabbled Monday over University of Nebraska Regent Jim Pillen’s recent comments on parenthood and public service. Pillen, asked last week what separated him from fellow GOP competitors, said having children gave him perspective and focused him on the next generation. “If you don’t have a family, it doesn’t make […]

Election 2022

Voting is the way we as citizens of the United States and its component states, counties and cities express our opinions and preferences. We are periodically asked to mark our ballots for candidates for various offices and to weigh in on proposals to change or enact laws, impose new taxes and many other kinds of questions. Voting is the cornerstone of our democratic process.

Deadlines

April 4

Early Voting Ballots Mailed

April 11

In-Person Early Voting Begins

May 2

In-Person Registration and Early Ballot Deadline

May 10

Statewide Primary Election Day

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