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Nebraska Elected Officials

Nebraska Current Partisan Composition
State Representatives(0)
State Senators(49)
US Representatives(3)
US Senators(2)
State Executives
Lt. Governor
Att. General
Sec. Of State
State Executives
Governor Pete  Ricketts
Mike Foley
Doug Peterson,
Hon. John Gale
Nebraska U.S. Senators
Party affiliation:Republican
Senator Deb,Fischer

Year of Birth: 1951

A Senator from Nebraska; born in Lincoln, Neb., March 1, 1951;graduated University of Nebraska, B.S., 1988; rancher; Valentine Rural HighSchool Board of Education 1990-2004; Nebraska Coordinating Commission forPostsecondary Education 2000-2004; Nebraska Unicameral Legislature 2005-2012;elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 2012 for the term endingJanuary 3, 2019.

Phone: Washington D.C.:(202) 224-6551

Party affiliation:Republican
Senator Ben,Sasse

Year of Birth: 1972

A Senator from Nebraska; born in Plainview, Pierce County, Nebr.,February 22, 1972; B.A., Harvard University, 1994; M.A., St. John’sCollege, Annapolis, Md., 1998; Ph.D., Yale University, 2004; managementconsultant; university professor; chief of staff to U.S. Representative JeffFortenberry; counselor to the secretary, U.S. Department of Health and HumanServices; assistant secretary for planning and evaluation, U.S. Department ofHealth and Human Services; president of Midland University, Fremont, Nebr.;elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 2014 for the term endingJanuary 3, 2021.

Phone: Washington, D.C. Office:(202) 224-4224

Nebraska U.S. House Representatives
Congressional Districts : 1 , 2 , 3 ,
Congressional District : 1Republican
Representative Representative Fortenberry, Jeff

Representative Fortenberry, Jeff
Year of Birth: 1960

A Representative from Nebraska; born in Baton Rouge, East BatonRouge Parish, La., December 27, 1960; B.A., Louisiana State University, BatonRouge, La., 1982; M.P.P., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1986; M.Th.,Franciscan University, Steubenville, Ohio, 1996; member of the Lincoln, Nebr.,city council, 1997-2001; publishing executive; elected as a Republican to theOne Hundred Ninth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3,2005-present).


Congressional District : 2Republican
Representative Representative Bacon, Don

Representative Bacon, Don
Year of Birth: 1963

A Representative from Nebraska; born in Chicago Heights, CookCounty, Ill., August 16, 1963; graduated from Grace Baptist High School,Kankakee, Ill.; B.A., Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Ill., 1984; M.B.A.,University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Ariz., 1996; M.A., National War College,Washington, D.C., 2004; United States Air Force, 1985-2014; staff, UnitedStates Representative Jeff Fortenberry of Nebraska, 2014-2015; assistantprofessor, University of Bellevue, Bellevue, Nebr., 2014-2017; elected as aRepublican to the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress (January 3,2017-present).


Congressional District : 3Republican
Representative Representative Smith, Adrian

Representative Smith, Adrian
Year of Birth: 1970

A Representative from Nebraska; born in Scottsbluff, ScottsbluffCounty, Nebr., December 19, 1970; graduated from Gering High School, Gering,Nebr., 1989; attended Liberty University, Lynchburg. Va., 1989-1990; B.S.,University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebr., 1993; business owner; teacher; memberof the Gering, Nebr., city council, 1994-1998; member of the Nebraska statelegislature, 1999-2007; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Tenth and tothe five succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2007-present).


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May 15, 2018
Nebraska : Primary Election
November 6, 2018
Nebraska : General Election

Poll Hours: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM

At all elections in the area of this state lying within the Mountain Standard or Mountain Daylight time zone, the polls shall open at 7 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. of the same day, and in the area lying within the Central Standard or Central Daylight time zone, the polls shall open at 8 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. of the same day.

If at the hour of closing there are any persons desiring to vote who are in the polling place or in a line at the polling place and who have not been able to vote since appearing at the polling place, the polls shall be kept open reasonably long enough after the hour for closing to allow those present at that hour to vote. No person arriving after the hour when the polls have officially closed shall be entitled to vote.

Am I eligible To Vote in Nebraska?

Most States require citizens to be registered in order to vote. Make sure you understand the voter registration requirements of your State of residence. Check if you are eligible to vote in Nebraska

If My Address Has Changed Do I Need To Re-register To Vote?

When you register to vote, your voter registration is linked to your residential address. When registered voters move, they are supposed to update their registration records with election officials before voting Check if you need to re-register to vote

Can I Register At The Polls On Election Day?

NO: Nebraska does not provide Same Day Voter Registration. You must register to vote by the voter registration deadline in order to vote in an election. If you miss the voter registration deadline for an election you should contact your local election office.