Write-in candidates have until October 23, 2020 to file a write-in affidavit and any filing fees with the appropriate filing officer. Eliot Bostar, 32, is running to represent District 29 in the Nebraska Legislature.
He resides in Gordon with his wife Kelli.
She is also the owner and co-founder alongside her husband of Artis Strength & Fitness/Artis Barbell. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Stanford University, a Master of Science degree from Texas A&M University, and a Ph.D. in physics from Michigan State University. He rides his bicycle year-round in Omaha and does not own a car. In retirement, he was on the U.S.S. The Nebraska State Senate is one of 86 state legislative chambers holding elections in 2020.There are 99 chambers throughout the country. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Kearney State College and is a real estate investor. The vote percentage for each candidate in the primary election appears below, with the candidates advancing to the general election indicated with a checkmark.
Helen Raikes, 76, is running for the District 23 seat in the Legislature. She previously worked as the director of public policy for Nebraska Appleseed and a consultant for food banks. Chris Janicek, businessman and candidate for U.S. Senate in 2018; On June 16, 2020, Janicek lost the support of the Nebraska Democratic Party after allegations of sending sexually explicit text messages about a female campaign staff member and allegedly using racist slurs to insult a guest at a party 20 years ago surfaced. He also says, “We need to lower our property taxes while still being able to fund education expenses to help cultivate the next generation of leaders for our community.”. They are both active at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. From 2001-2003, he worked as a membership director for the Council for Ag Science and Technology (CAST), a nonprofit that communicates science information on ag issues.
The vote percentage for each candidate in the primary election appears below, with the candidates advancing to the general election indicated with a checkmark. Her priorities are education, taxes, economic development, and health care. She and her husband, Kent Smotherman, co-founded the KidJuice website for children and families.
Lee graduated from the University of Iowa with a bachelor’s degree of business administration in accounting. Sixty-year-old Tom Briese is seeking re-election in the District 41 seat in the Legislature. If elected, he plans to have a local office in the district to serve constituents. Carter is running “to ensure that government is working effectively and efficiently for the good of all Nebraskans…one that creates opportunity, inspires innovation, supports families, and encourages tolerance and inclusion.”. Nebraska The candidate filing period has ended.
She was first elected in 2016, defeating incumbent Republican David Schnoor with 51% of the vote.
Michael Connely, 58, is running for the District 29 seat in the Legislature. He is married to Terry Rogers-Womack, who works as a recruiter for Fiserv. Kearney Hub He spent most of his childhood in New York but has Nebraska roots going back five generations. Before being elected, he worked 28 years for the Grand Island Utilities Department at the Platte Generating Station. She and her husband Mark, a financial advisor, have been married for more than 35 years and have three children and five young grandchildren. Incumbent Republican Senator Ben Sasse is running for reelection to a second term in office.
John Cavanaugh, brother of Senator Machaela Cavanaugh and son of former U.S. House Representative John Cavanaugh, is running to represent central Omaha in the Nebraska Legislature. - (Campaign Site) Your guide to Lincoln-area and state races that will appear on the May 12 primary election ballot.
He is the president of the Gretna Optimists and a member of the Gretna Chamber of Commerce and St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Click on a race name to view candidates and other information. Bostelman later graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business management from Bellevue University and is currently a farmer. Forty-nine women and men serve in Nebraska's unique, one-house Legislature. google_ad_format = "160x600_as";
She would also like to strengthen economic and educational opportunities. He works as a flight operations specialist for the Nebraska Army National Guard. Jennifer Carter is running to claim District 29’s legislative seat in Lincoln. He is dismayed by the increasing partisanship at both the national and state level. He previously farmed until he was 37 and then started a new career. 1: Her priorities are quality education, mental health advocacy, responsible budgeting, and placing families first. He has championed hemp legalization and economic development in “extremely blighted” areas.
Senator Vargas was elected with 62% of the vote in 2016, defeating former Republican Senator John Synowiecki, who held the seat from 2002-2008. Signs point to yes", "Alisha Shelton for Senate | Official Site", "Andrew Stock files for Lancaster County treasurer on Democratic ticket", "Democrat Names for 2020 Starting to Surface", "Nebraska Democrats announce Preston Love Jr. as write-in candidate for Senate", "Brad Ashford to Launch Write-In Bid for US Senate", "Fmr. She works as the lead programmer for the Lincoln Council for International Visitors.
He also actively works with the Nebraska Democratic Socialists of America. He was formerly on the Kearney Planning Commission. Fremont Tribune
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Vargas is on the Appropriations Committee and is Vice Chair of the Executive Board. Blood serves on the Government, Military and Veterans Affairs Committee; Agriculture Committee; and General Affairs Committee. "That was our rush.". He has a nine-year-old daughter.
Her family has farmed in Saunders County for over a century and operates Raikes Beef in Ashland. Days to Election 19.
Womack was appointed in 2004 to the election post of deputy Douglas County Election Commissioner by then-Governor Mike Johanns but was removed two years later after changing his registration to Republican.
He says he’ll do everything in his power to promote education, the creation of good jobs, small business, and family values. Donald Trump was declared the winner in the Republican primary, and thus received all of Nebraska's 36 delegates to the 2020 Republican National Convention. In recent years, he has run unsuccessfully for the Metropolitan Community College Board of Directors and twice lost races for the Omaha City Council. He is the director of business development at the American English School in Fukuoka, Japan. Beatrice Daily Sun Connely has also worked for the U.S. Census Bureau as the State Quality Assurance Director and in Japan for the Japanese Ministry of Education. John Murante (R) - State Treasurer - (Campaign Site), STATE They have two children who are both in the Nebraska Army National Guard.
He is a graduate of Central High School in Omaha. It's Election Day. Contents can be quoted with attribution.