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Nebraska elections, 2012

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The state of Nebraska is holding elections on November 6, 2012.

What's on the Nebraska Ballot in 2012
U.S. Senate (1 seat) Approveda
U.S. House (3 seats) Approveda
State Executives (1 down-ballot seat) Approveda
State Senate (25 seats) Approveda
State House (No state house) Defeatedd
Ballot measures (4 measures) Approveda

2012 Elections

See also: United States Senate elections in Nebraska, 2012

Ben Nelson (D) is not running for re-election.

See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Nebraska, 2012

Currently, Republicans hold a 3-0 edge in the three Congressional districts.

Members of the U.S. House from Nebraska -- Partisan Breakdown
Party As of November 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 0 0
     Republican Party 3 3
Total 3 3
See also: Nebraska state executive official elections, 2012

There is one state executive position up for election.

See also: Nebraska State Senate elections, 2012

The Nebraska State Senate is a non-partisan chamber.

See also: Nebraska 2012 ballot measures

The ballot measures certified are:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Admin. of Gov't Makes any misdemeanor while in pursuit of office grounds for impeachment of a civil officer. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Hunting Protects the right of residents to hunt and fish in the state. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Term limits Allows legislators to hold three consecutive terms instead of two. Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 4 Legislative salaries Raises lawmaker salaries to $22,500 a year. Defeatedd

Eligibility to Vote

See also: Voting in the 2012 primary elections

Nebraska is one of 21 states to use a strictly closed primary system. Voters must register to vote in the primary by mail by April 27, 2012 (18 days before the primary) or by May 4, 2012 in person (11 days before the primary).[1] (Information about registering to vote)

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