Sherman Yates

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Sherman Yates
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Candidate for
U.S. Senate, Nebraska
Sherman Yates was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. Senate from Nebraska. He was defeated by Bob Kerrey in the May 15, 2012, primary.[1]



See also: United States Senate elections in Nebraska, 2012

Yates ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. Senate, representing Nebraska. He sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket, but he was defeated by Bob Kerrey in the May 15, 2012, primary.[2]

Primary results

The primary took place on June 5, 2012.[3]

US Senate - Nebraska Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBob Kerrey 81% 66,586
Chuck Hassebrook 12% 9,886
Steven P. Lustgarten 2.6% 2,177
Larry Marvin 2.5% 2,076
Sherman Yates 1.8% 1,500
Total Votes 82,225

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