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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Nebraska > Senate Class I
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline March 01, 2012 - 12:00pm
Polls Open May 15, 2012 - 06:00am
Polls Close May 15, 2012 - 08:00pm
Term Start January 03, 2013 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 2019 - 12:00pm
Turnout 20.72% Registered 4.80% Total Population
ContributorJ.R.
Last ModifiedCrimson July 23, 2012 10:26pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description Hassebrook withdrew too late to be removed from the ballot
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/2006
NameBen Nelson Votes378,388 (63.88%)
Term01/03/2007 - 01/03/2013 Margin164,460 (+27.77%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/2012
NameDeb Fischer Votes455,593 (57.77%)
Term01/03/2013 - 01/03/2019 Margin122,614 (+15.55%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNE US Senate 11/06/2012
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
12/27/2011 05/15/2012
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Bob Kerrey 3 --2 24
Leaning Call: Bob Kerrey (100.00%)
Weighted Call: Bob Kerrey (100.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name Sen. Bob Kerrey Regent Chuck Hassebrook Steven P. Lustgarten Larry Marvin Sherman Yates  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
Certified Votes66,586 (80.98%) 9,886 (12.02%) 2,177 (2.65%) 2,076 (2.53%) 1,500 (1.82%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -56,700 (-68.96%) -64,409 (-78.33%) -64,510 (-78.46%) -65,086 (-79.16%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
Website [Website] [Website] [Website]  
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MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Omaha World Herald
D Some say...
D Chuck Hassebrook [L]
I McCord 2014
 

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
04/23/2012 Bob Kerrey TVAd Issue eng Bob Kerrey on War with Iran  00:00:30 Craverguy 
03/13/2012 Bob Kerrey TVAd Issue eng Step It Up  00:00:30 RBH 
03/13/2012 Bob Kerrey TVAd Biography eng Welcome Home  00:00:30 RBH 
02/29/2012 Chuck Hassebrook TVAd Mixed eng Chuck Hassebrook responds to Bob Kerrey   00:00:00 RP 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Mar 08, 2012 09:00pm Election Guide Hassebrook out of U.S. Senate race  Article COSDem 
Mar 07, 2012 08:55am General Ben Nelson won't endorse Bob Kerrey in Nebraska Dem primary   Article Jason 
Mar 02, 2012 06:15pm General Bob Kerrey bid causes left to lash out  Article Jason 
Mar 01, 2012 08:00pm General GOP to challenge Kerrey’s registration  Article COSDem 
Feb 29, 2012 02:00pm Announcement Bob Kerrey is officially running for Senate in Nebraska   Article COSDem 
Feb 27, 2012 11:00am News Bob Kerrey changes his mind, will run for Senate, source says  Article RBH 
Feb 13, 2012 11:00am Announcement Lathrop passes on Senate bid, eyes run for governor  Article IndyGeorgia 
Feb 10, 2012 03:00pm Announcement Chuck Hassebrook will enter Senate race [NE-D]  Article COSDem 
Feb 07, 2012 07:35am Announcement Kerrey Will Not Seek Nelson's [NE] Senate Seat  Article RP 
Jan 30, 2012 05:30am Speculative Kerrey buying property in Nebraska  Article RP 
Jan 26, 2012 06:00pm General Ex-Sen. Bob Kerrey says next week is earliest he’ll make a decision on run for Nebraska seat  Article COSDem 
Jan 14, 2012 03:05pm General Former U.S. Senator Bob Kerrey travels through Nebraska  Article Jason 
Dec 27, 2011 12:00pm Announcement Ben Nelson retiring from Senate  Article RP 
Feb 08, 2011 04:00pm General Ben Nelson Hires Campaign Manager  Article COSDem 

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