Nebraska Lieutenant Governor Election, Amendment 1 (2000)

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The Nebraska Lieutenant Governor Election Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 7, 2000 election ballot in Nebraska, where it was approved.

Election results

Approveda Yes 322,554 45.6%

Official results via: Nebraska Blue Book 2008-09 (p.262)

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

A vote FOR this proposal will provide that the candidates for Governor of each party, as chosen at the primary elections, shall choose a person to be their running mate (candidates for Lieutenant Governor) on the general election ballot, and at the general election in November the voters shall cast one vote jointly for the two.
A vote AGAINST this proposal will continue the present system whereby each party’s candidates for Governor and Lieutenant Governor are chosen separately at the primary elections to run as a team at the general election.
A constitutional amendment to change the method of nominating and electing the Lieutenant Governor.[1]

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