Jessica Turek

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Jessica L. Turek
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Nebraska, District 1
PartyRepublican
Education
High schoolLincoln High School
Bachelor'sEvergreen State College
Jessica L. Turek was a 2012 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 1st Congressional District of Nebraska. She was defeated by incumbent Jeff Fortenberry in the May 15, 2012 primary. [1]

Biography

Upon graduation from Lincoln High School in 1998, Turek studied at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington until 2003. She is a drummer, guitar player, and businesswoman. [2]

Elections

2012

See also: Nebraska's 1st congressional district elections, 2012

Turek ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Nebraska's 1st District. She sought the nomination on the Republican ticket, but she was defeated by incumbent Jeff Fortenberry in the May 15, 2012 primary. [3]

Republican Primary Results

Nebraska's 1st Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Fortenberry 86.4% 55,658
Jessica L. Turek 8.2% 5,255
Dennis Parker 5.4% 3,511
Total Votes 64,424

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