Category: Election

CoJMC students roll on Election Day 2012 0

CoJMC students roll on Election Day 2012

More than 100 students from the University of Nebraska Lincoln’s College of Journalism and Mass Communications turned the college into one of Nebraska’s largest news operations on Election Day and Night, Nov. 6, 2012....

Final vote tallies for Nebraska races 0

Final vote tallies for Nebraska races

              Final vote tallies for Greater Nebraska legislative races By Nebraska News Service Final vote tallies for Lincoln-area legislative races By Benjamin Welch, Nebraska News Service LINCOLN–Final vote...

Barack Obama re-elected as President of the United States 0

Barack Obama re-elected as President of the United States

By Matt Knudsen, NewsNetNebraska The race between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney was as close as the polls and pundits had expected. In the end, President Barack Obama was re-elected. At 11:25...

Chambers wins in landslide, returns to Legislature 0

Chambers wins in landslide, returns to Legislature

State Sen. Ernie Chambers took the vote in North Omaha’s District 11 on Election night with more than 67 percent of the vote in precincts. Chambers returns to office following a term-limit which stopped...

Streaming, real-time coverage of Election Day news 0

Streaming, real-time coverage of Election Day news

For the most up-to-the minute national and local election news, follow this live blog, curated and produced by University of Nebraska-Lincoln journalism students. A student casts his ballot at the voting booths in the...

Interactive map: Lincoln’s Election Day stories 0

Interactive map: Lincoln’s Election Day stories

Across Lincoln, people voted for the first time and they voted for the I-lost-count time. Lines short and long lead to ballots cast. Here’s a collection of short views into Election Day 2012 in...

Nebraska voter turnout of 67 percent falls below predictions 0

Nebraska voter turnout of 67 percent falls below predictions

Story by Grant Muessel, NewsNetNebraska Voter turnout in Nebraska on Election Day was reported to be 67 percent, higher than four years ago, but below the wishful prediction of the Secretary of State. Secretary...

University of Nebraska Board of Regents races 0

University of Nebraska Board of Regents races

It appears there will be three new faces on the University of Nebraska Board of Regents. With 82 percent of the Nebraska precincts reporting, former Omaha Mayor Hal Daub had a 5 point lead...