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How Colfax County and Nebraska voted in the 2020 election

How Colfax County and Nebraska voted in the 2020 election

Editor's note: These unofficial election results are for contested races and were taken from results posted by the Colfax County Election Commissioner's Office and Nebraska Secretary of State's Office as of 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12

NEBRASKA - State Ticket

* CANDIDATE, POLITICAL PARTY (if applicable), %, (VOTES) . Bolded names indicate winners. *

* All unofficial election re

For President and Vice President of the United States

Donald J. Trump/Michael Pence, Republican, 58.78% (542,398)

Joseph R. Biden/Kamala D. Harris, Democrat, 39.12% (361,017)

Jo Jorgensen/Jeremy Cohen, Libertarian, 2.10% (19,402)

For United States Senator: 6-year-term

Ben Sasse, Republican, 67.69% (568,102)

Chris Janicek, Democrat, 25.97% (217,905)

Gene Sladek, Libertarian, 6.34% (53, 215)

For Representative in Congress - District 1: 2-year-term

Jeff Fortenberry, Republican, 59.53% (184,650)

Kate Bolz, Democrat, 37.70% (116,941)

Dennis B. Grace, Libertarian, 2.77% (8,591)

For Representative in Congress - District 2: 2-year term

Donald Bacon, Republican, 50.89% (162,087)

Kara Eastman, Democrat, 46.15% (146,992)

Tyler Schaeffer, Libertarian, 2.96% (9,423)

For Representative in Congress - District 3

Adrian Smith, Republican, 78.59% (223,302)

Mark Elsworth Jr., Democrat, 17.62% (50,067)

Dustin C. Hobbs, Libertarian, 3.79% (10,761)

For Public Service Commissioner - District 2, 6-year term

Tim Davis, Republican, 37.56% (53,466)

Crystal Rhoades, Democrat, 62.44% (88,891)

For Member of Legislature - District 23

Bruce Bostelman, Republican, 62.17% (11, 287)

Helen Raikes, Democrat, 37.83% (6,868)

State Board of Education - District 3

Patti. S. Gubbels, 66.19% (53, 699)

Mike Goos, 33.81% (27,431)

AMENDMENTS

Proposed Amendment No. 1: A constitutional amendment to eliminate slavery or involuntary servitude as a punishment for crime?

FOR: 68.09% (585, 073)

AGAINST: 31.91% (274,138)

Proposed Amendment No. 2: A constitutional amendment to authorize the Legislature to allow cities and villages to pledge property taxes as part of a redevelopment project for a period not to exceed 20 years if, due to a high rate of unemployment combined with a high poverty rate as determined by law, more than one-half of the property in the project area is extremely blighted?

FOR: 61.01% (504, 611)

AGAINST: 38.99% (322,460)

INITIATIVE PETITION

Initiative Measure 428: Shall Nebraska statutes be amended to (1) reduce that delayed deposit services licensees, also know as payday lenders, can charge a maximum annual percentage rate of 36 percent; (2) prohibit payday lenders from evading this rate cap; and (3) deem void and uncollectable any delayed deposit transaction made in violation of this rate cap?

FOR: 82.81% (703,663)

AGAINST: 17.19% (146,026)

INITIATIVE MEASURE 429: Shall the Nebraska Constitution be amended to state that laws may be enacted to provide the authorization, regulation and taxation of all forms of games of chance to be conducted by licensees within licensed racetrack enclosures for Nebraska?

FOR: 64.94% (571,327)

AGAINST: 35.06% (308,469)

INITITIATIVE MEASURE 430: Shall a statute be enacted which (1) allows games of chance to be conducted by authorized gaming operators within licensed racetrack enclosures in Nebraska; (2) establishes a Nebraska Gaming Commission to license and regulate such gaming; and (3) amends and repeals existing sections of law to harmonize provisions consistent with the enactment of such statute?

FOR: 64.90% (573, 721)

AGAINST: 35.10% (310, 335)

INITIATIVE MEASURE 431: Shall a statute be enacted which (1) imposes a 20% annual tax on gross gaming revenue from games of chance operated at licensed racetrack locations; (2) distributes 75% of such gaming tax revenues to the State for credit of 2.5% to both the Compulsive Gamblers Assistance Fund and General Fund; and 70% to the Property Tax Credit Fund; and (3) distributes 25% of such gaming tax revenues to the county where the licensed racetrack is located, or, if the racetrack is located partially within a city or village, distributes this percentage evenly between the county and city or village?

FOR: 68.63% (603, 133)

AGAINST: 31.37% (275, 684)

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COLFAX COUNTY

* CANDIDATE, POLITICAL PARTY (if applicable), %, VOTES . Bolded names indicated winners. *

For President and Vice President of the United States

Donald J. Trump/Michael Pence, Republican, (2,636)

Joseph R. Biden/Kamala D. Harris, Democrat, (1,025)

Jo Jorgensen/Jeremy Cohen, Libertarian, (56)

Write-In Totals, 9

For United States Senator: 6-year-term

Ben Sasse, Republican, (2,652)

Chris Janicek, Democrat, (747)

Gene Sladek, Libertarian, (156)

Write-In Total; 66

For Representative in Congress District 1: 2-year-term

Jeff Fortenberry, Republican, (2,720)

Kate Bolz, Democrat, (856)

Dennis B. Grace, Libertarian, (80)

For Member of Legislature District 23

Bruce Bostelman, Republican, (1,634)

Helen Raikes, Democrat, (987)

Colfax County Board of Commissioners District 1:

Terry Wendt, Republican, (906)

Lance Johnson, Democrat (392)

Schuyler Board of Education (Vote for 3):

Chuck Misek (951)

Virginia Semerad (766)

Mynor Hernandez (681)

Guadalupe Marino (865)

Renee Sayer (906)

Brian Bywater (724)

Village of Howells Board (Vote for 3)

Pat Jakubowski (174)

Jerome Baumert (214)

Scott Brester (98)

Debra Wegner (107)

Mark Prusa (180)

Richland Village Board (Vote for 3)

Frank Greaser (17)

Steven Divis (19)

Carol Engel (10)

Ryan Pavel (22)

Leigh Village Board (Vote for 3)

Cal Liermann (120)

Scott Kurpgeweit (131)

Larry Fuhr (111)

Travis Kamm (95)

AMENDMENTS

Proposed Amendment No. 1: A constitutional amendment to eliminate slavery or involuntary servitude as a punishment for crime?

FOR: 1,893

AGAINST: 1,355

Proposed Amendment No. 2: A constitutional amendment to authorize the Legislature to allow cities and villages to pledge property taxes as part of a redevelopment project for a period not to exceed 20 years if, due to a high rate of unemployment combined with a high poverty rate as determined by law, more than one-half of the property in the project area is extremely blighted?

FOR: 1,855

AGAINST: 1,337

INITIATIVE PETITION

Initiative Measure 428: Shall Nebraska statutes be amended to (1) reduce that delayed deposit services licensees, also know as payday lenders, can charge a maximum annual percentage rate of 36 percent; (2) prohibit payday lenders from evading this rate cap; and (3) deem void and uncollectable any delayed deposit transaction made in violation of this rate cap?

FOR: 2,497

AGAINST: 766

INITIATIVE MEASURE 429: Shall the Nebraska Constitution be amended to state that laws may be enacted to provide the authorization, regulation and taxation of all forms of games of chance to be conducted by licensees within licensed racetrack enclosures for Nebraska?

FOR: 2,332

AGAINST: 1,089

INITITIATIVE MEASURE 430: Shall a statute be enacted which (1) allows games of chance to be conducted by authorized gaming operators within licensed racetrack enclosures in Nebraska; (2) establishes a Nebraska Gaming Commission to license and regulate such gaming; and (3) amends and repeals existing sections of law to harmonize provisions consistent with the enactment of such statute?

FOR: 2,353

AGAINST: 1,092

INITIATIVE MEASURE 431: Shall a statute be enacted which (1) imposes a 20% annual tax on gross gaming revenue from games of chance operated at licensed racetrack locations; (2) distributes 75% of such gaming tax revenues to the State for credit of 2.5% to both the Compulsive Gamblers Assistance Fund and General Fund; and 70% to the Property Tax Credit Fund; and (3) distributes 25% of such gaming tax revenues to the county where the licensed racetrack is located, or, if the racetrack is located partially within a city or village, distributes this percentage evenly between the county and city or village?

FOR: 2,405

AGAINST: 1,015

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