Douglas County

Election Commission
2012 Primary Election
Countywide Sample Ballot
The following is a list of all races that appear throughout Douglas County.
Please note that not all races will appear on your specific ballot.
Page 1: Republican Sample Ballot
Page 2: Democratic Sample Ballot
Page 3: Libertarian Sample Ballot
Page 4-6: Nonpartisan Sample Ballot
Page 7: Nonpartisan-Party Sample Ballot
Election Information:
Election Day is Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Polls open from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Polling Place Information:
(402) 444-VOTE (8683)
www.votedouglascounty.com
DOUGLAS COUNTY
ELECTÌON COMMÌSSÌON
Douglas County, Nebraska Primary Election May 13, 2008
For United States Senator
Vote For ONE
Spencer Zimmerman
Don Stenberg
Jon Bruning
Deb Fischer
Pat Flynn
Sharyn Elander
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For U.S. House Of Representatives
District Two
Vote For ONE
Paul Anderson
Jack Heidel
Brett Lindstrom
Glenn M. Freeman
Lee Terry
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Five
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Seven
Vote For ONE
Clare Duda
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For Douglas County Public Defender
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Register Of
Deeds
Vote For ONE
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For President Of The United States
Vote For ONE
Newt Gingrich
Ron Paul
Mitt Romney
Rick Santorum
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FEDERAL TICKET
STATE TICKET
For Public Service Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
Tim Schram
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For Douglas County Clerk
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District One
Vote For ONE
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COUNTY TICKET
REPUBLICAN SAMPLE BALLOT 2012 PRIMARY
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FEDERAL TICKET COUNTY TICKET
May 15, 2012
Douglas County, Nebraska Primary Election May 13, 2008
For President Of The United States
Vote For ONE
Barack Obama
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FEDERAL TICKET
For United States Senator
Vote For ONE
Larry Marvin
Steven P. Lustgarten
Sherman Yates
Chuck Hassebrook
Bob Kerrey
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For U.S. House Of Representatives
District Two
Vote For ONE
John W. Ewing Jr.
Gwen Howard
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For Public Service Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Clerk
Vote For ONE
Thomas F. Cavanaugh
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District One
Vote For ONE
Mike Boyle
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
Chris Rodgers
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STATE TICKET
For Douglas County Commissioner
District Five
Vote For ONE
Marc Kraft
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Seven
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Public Defender
Vote For ONE
Tom Riley
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For Douglas County Register Of
Deeds
Vote For ONE
Diane L. Battiato
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COUNTY TICKET
DEMOCRATIC SAMPLE BALLOT 2012 PRIMARY
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FEDERAL TICKET COUNTY TICKET
May 15, 2012
Douglas County, Nebraska Primary Election May 13, 2008
For President Of The United States
Vote For ONE
Roger Gary
RJ Harris
Gary Johnson
Carl Person
Bill Still
R. Lee Wrights
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FEDERAL TICKET
For United States Senator
Vote For ONE
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For U.S. House Of Representatives
District Two
Vote For ONE
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For Public Service Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Clerk
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District One
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Five
Vote For ONE
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STATE TICKET
For Douglas County Commissioner
District Seven
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Public Defender
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Register Of
Deeds
Vote For ONE
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COUNTY TICKET
LIBERTARIAN SAMPLE BALLOT 2012 PRIMARY

FEDERAL TICKET COUNTY TICKET
May 15, 2012
Douglas County, Nebraska Primary Election May 13, 2008
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NONPARTISAN SAMPLE BALLOT 2012 PRIMARY
NONPARTISAN TICKET
For Legislature
District Five
Vote For ONE
Heath Mello
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For Legislature
District Seven
Vote For ONE
Christopher N. Geary
Jeremiah J. Nordquist
Adrian S. Petrescu
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For Legislature
District Nine
Vote For ONE
Erica Fish
Vernon Joseph Davis
Sara Howard
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For Legislature
District Eleven
Vote For ONE
Brenda J. Council
Ernie Chambers
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For Legislature
District Thirteen
Vote For ONE
Tanya Cook
Timothy Ashford
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For Legislature
District Thirty-One
Vote For ONE
Rick Kolowski
Acela Turco
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For Legislature
District Thirty-Nine
Vote For ONE
Beau McCoy
Judy M. Domina
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For State Board Of Education
District Two
Vote For ONE
Mark Quandahl
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For State Board Of Education
District Four
Vote For ONE
Rebecca Valdez
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For Board Of Regents
University Of Nebraska
District Four
Vote For ONE
Larry Bradley
Bob Whitehouse
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For Board Of Regents
University Of Nebraska
District Eight
Vote For ONE
Hal Daub
Ann Ferlic Ashford
Carl Jennings
Mark Lakers
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For Board Of Governors
Metropolitan Community College
District Four
Vote For ONE
Steve Brock
Nicholas Mayo
Mark Amidon
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May 15, 2012
NONPARTISAN TICKET NONPARTISAN TICKET
Douglas County, Nebraska Primary Election May 13, 2008
For Board Of Directors
Papio Missouri River Natural Resources
District
Subdistrict Five
Vote For ONE
Rich Tesar
Brad Dunbar
Gene Siadek
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For Board Of Directors
Papio Missouri River Natural Resources
District
Subdistrict Seven
Vote For ONE
Jerry M. Nielson

Patrick Leahy
Jim Powers
Lucas C. Billesbach
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For Board of Directors
Omaha Public Power District
Metropolitan Subdivision
Vote For Up To TWO
Mike Cavanaugh
N.P. Sandy Dodge Jr.
Dwite Pedersen
David Corbin
George Mills
LaVerne Thraen
Tom Barrett
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NONPARTISAN SAMPLE BALLOT 2012 PRIMARY
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For Coordinating Council
Learning Community
District Two
Vote For ONE
Kristina M. Carter
Roger R. Holthaus
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For Coordinating Council
Learning Community
District Four
Vote For ONE
Allen Hager
Amy Friedman
Chad S. Wilson
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For Coordinating Council
Learning Community
District Six
Vote For ONE
Mike Avery
Charles B. Garman
Blaine McCulloh
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For Board Of Directors
Papio Missouri River Natural Resources
District
Subdistrict One
Vote For ONE
Scott Japp
Chris J. Koenig
Joe Morgan
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For Board Of Directors
Papio Missouri River Natural Resources
District
Subdistrict Three
Vote For ONE
Curt Frost
Brian J. Kuehl
Brandon Clark
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For Board Of Directors
Metropolitan Utilities District
Vote For Up To TWO
Kimara Z. Snipe
Ron Wanek
Mike McGowan

Megan Murphy
David Friend
Jim Begley
John S. McCollister
Pat Vacanti
Todd Heyne
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For Valley Mayor
Vote For ONE
Carroll Smith
Mary Caffey
William Sager
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For Bennington City Council
Ward One
Vote For ONE
Mary Johnson
Gary Sather
Brian Armstrong
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May 15, 2012
NONPARTISAN TICKET NONPARTISAN TICKET NONPARTISAN TICKET
Douglas County, Nebraska Primary Election May 13, 2008
NONPARTISAN SAMPLE BALLOT 2012 PRIMARY
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For Board Of Education
Omaha Public Schools
Subdistrict Twelve
Vote For ONE
Randi K. Scott
Dorrel Nutter
Tom Green
Jennifer Tompkins Kirshenbaum
Patrick J. Bourne
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For Board Of Education
Westside Community Schools #66
Vote For Up To TWO
Mark Drabik
Beth Morrissette
David Williams
Rosie Zweiback
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SPECIAL ISSUES TICKET
Village Of Waterloo Special Election
Retention Of Village Government
“Shall the Village of Waterloo, Nebraska,
having a population in excess of 800
inhabitants, retain its village form of
government?”
For Retention of Village
Government
Against Retention of Village
Government
May 15, 2012
NONPARTISAN TICKET
Douglas County, Nebraska Primary Election May 13, 2008
For U.S. House Of Representatives
District Two
Vote For ONE
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For Public Service Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Clerk
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District One
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Three
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Five
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Commissioner
District Seven
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Public Defender
Vote For ONE
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For Douglas County Register Of
Deeds
Vote For ONE
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For U.S. House Of Representatives
District Two
Vote For ONE
Paul Anderson
Jack Heidel
Brett Lindstrom
Glenn M. Freeman
Lee Terry
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For United States Senator
Vote For ONE
Larry Marvin
Steven P. Lustgarten
Sherman Yates
Chuck Hassebrook
Bob Kerrey
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For U.S. House Of Representatives
District Two
Vote For ONE
John W. Ewing Jr.
Gwen Howard
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For President Of The United States
Vote For ONE
Roger Gary
RJ Harris
Gary Johnson
Carl Person
Bill Still
R. Lee Wrights
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For United States Senator
Vote For ONE
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NONPARTISAN REPUBLICAN
NONPARTISAN DEMOCRATIC
NONPARTISAN LIBERTARIAN
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NONPARTISAN-PARTY SAMPLE BALLOT 2012 PRIMARY
For United States Senator
Vote For ONE
Spencer Zimmerman
Don Stenberg
Jon Bruning
Deb Fischer
Pat Flynn
Sharyn Elander
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May 15, 2012
NONPARTISAN REPUBLICAN NONPARTISAN LIBERTARIAN