Governors race

46.07Poll avg.
CandidatePredicted Vote %Win Prob.
Carol Blood37.5%1%
Jim Pillen62.5%99%

About Nebraska

A midwestern U.S. state encompassing the prairies of the Great Plains, the towering dunes of the Sandhills and the panhandle’s dramatic rock formations


Bob Krist (D)

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Pete Rickett (R)

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Robert J. Krist (born March 29, 1957) is an American politician who was part of Republican Party from 2009-2019 and joined the Democratic Party in 2018.

Ricketts is an American politician and businessman and is the son of Joe Ricketts, founder of TD Ameritrade. He is also, with other family members, a part owner of Major League Baseball's Chicago Cubs.


Krist won with 59% of the votes.

Rickett won with 59% of the votes.

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