No announcements yet, but the two-term lawmaker says "it's tracking that way; it's more likely than not."
John F. Kennedy was a half hour late when he arrived at the Hotel Pathfinder in Fremont.
"Little girls that look like me will have representation that looks like us," Precious McKesson says. "I wish my grandmother, who passed away in June 2008, would have been able to see this."
Two legislative incumbents, Sens. Andrew La Grone and Dan Quick, appeared to be unseated in tight races.
The state senator from Peru gathered 68% of the votes from the Southeast Nebraska district, more than doubling the total earned by Palmtag, a realtor from Nebraska City.
It appears that President Donald Trump will win at least four of the five electoral votes from Nebraska. Trump led Democrat Joe Biden by 8,600 votes in the 1st District.
See vote totals on all statewide and Lincoln-area races and ballot questions.
“Clearly, they should not listen to the robocalls,” the assistant secretary of state said Tuesday. “There’s no reason they should stay home and not go vote today.”
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Dodge County voters heading to the polls on Tuesday for Election Day will want to double-check their polling place as some locations have changed since the primary election earlier this year.
Through youth-focused messaging, the NE Young Voters project has aimed to educate 18- to 24-year-old Nebraskans about voting and encourage them to participate.
Lancaster County Election Commissioner Dave Shively and Secretary of State Bob Evnen talk about Tuesday's election and what to expect.
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Mark Gudgel, 39, who has taught English, humanities and world religions at Omaha North Magnet High School for the past six years, said the way the city handled protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death this spring, was a catalyst.
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