Nebraska Secretary of State - Election Administration
|2004 Nebraska Congressional and Statewide Races
Filing Deadline for New Political Parties Primary: 2/2/04, Filing Deadline for incumbents: 2/17/04, Filing Deadline for non-incumbents: 3/1/04, Presidential Primary Filing Deadline: 3/11/04, Write-in Deadline: 4/29/04, Presidential Primary: 5/11/04, Primary: 5/11/04, New Party Filing Deadline: 8/2/04, Presidential Filing Deadline: 9/1/04, Independent Filing Deadline: 9/1/04, Write in Deadline: 10/22/04,
Last Updated: December 24, 2004
|Predictions, Notes, List of State Parties, |
|President, 62.2% in '00, 1st term|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Bush, Cook Political Report: Solid Bush, Washington Post: Bush, Washington Times: Bush, John Zogby: Bush, Campaign & Elections: Oddsmaker: 7:3 Bush,
|U.S. Sen. John F. Kerry (D) 32.7%,
||George W. Bush (R) 65.9%,
||Ralph Nader (I) 0.7%,|
|Michael Badnarik (L) 0.3%,|
|Mike Peroutka (NE) 0.2%,|
|David Cobb (G) 0.1%,|
|Róger Calero (I) 0.01%,|
|1st Congressional District, 85.4% in '02, Douglas K. "Doug" Bereuter (R) resigning 8/31/04 after 13th term, Polls, |
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 3:2 Republican, Cook Political Report: Likely Republican,
|St. Sen. Matt Connealy (D) 43.0%,
||ex-Lincoln City councilmember Jeff Fortenberry (R) 54.2%,
||natural resources board member Steve R. Larrick (G) 2.8%,|
|2nd Congressional District, 63.3% in '02, 3rd term, Polls,|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 7:3 Republican,
|St. Sen. Nancy Thompson (D) 36.1%,
||Lee Terry (R) 61.1%,
||businessman / '02 Senate nominee / '00 Congressional nominee John J. "Jack" Graziano (L) 1.9%,|
|teacher / Dante Salvatierra (G) 0.9%,|
|3rd Congressional District, 93.2% in '02, 2nd term, might run for Governor|
D.C.'s Political Report's Rating: Republican, Campaign & Election's Odds: 100:1 Republican,
|hairdresser Donna J. Anderson (D) 10.6%,
||Tom Osborne (R) 87.4%,
||'02 Sec. of St. nominee Joseph A. Rosberg (NE) 1.3%, ||physicist Roy Guisinger (G) 0.6%,
1. Link to Predictions:
2. D.C.'s Political Report's stars indicate the rating of the race from 1 star to 5 stars depending on its entertainment value.
The color indicates D.C.'s Political Report's prediction of the winning party.
| = Democrat retain control,
|| = Democrats take over control,
| = Republican retain control,
|| = Republicans take over control,
| = Independent / 3rd Party retains control,
|| = Independent / 3rd Party take over control
|Bold indicates incumbent.
||Yellow district indicates open races.
|Light Blue boxes indicates Democrats maintained control.
||Light Red boxes indicates Republicans maintained control.
|Blue boxes indicates Democrats took control.
||Red boxes indicates Republicans took control.
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