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Paul Anderson (Nebraska)

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Paul Anderson
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Former candidate for
Nebraska State Senate, District 6
Date of birth07/03/1953
Place of birthPlainview, NE
Paul Anderson was a 2014 candidate for District 6 of the Nebraska State Senate.


Anderson has stated that he is a veteran. His professional experience includes working for the Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railroad.[1]



See also: Nebraska State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Nebraska State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 13, 2014. The general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for challengers wishing to run in this election was March 3, 2014, two days after the statutory deadline, which fell on a Saturday. Incumbents were required to file for election by February 18, 2014, three days after the statutory deadline, which fell on the Saturday prior to Presidents Day. John Stalnaker and Joni Craighead defeated Justin Spooner, Paul Anderson, George Westphal and Patricia Hannan in the primary election. Craighead defeated Stalnaker in the general election.[2][3]

Nebraska State Senate District 6, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Independent Green check mark transparent.pngJoni Craighead 51.5% 5,726
     Independent John Stalnaker 48.5% 5,401
Total Votes 11,127


See also: Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

Anderson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Nebraska's 2nd District. He sought the nomination on the Republican ticket, but he was defeated by incumbent Lee Terry in the May 15, 2012, primary.[4]

Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngLee Terry 59.5% 27,998
Brett Lindstrom 22.8% 10,753
Jack Heidel 11.5% 5,406
Glenn Freeman 4% 1,885
Paul Anderson 2.2% 1,051
Total Votes 47,093


Anderson and his wife, Lynne, have one child.[5]

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