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Mike Johanns, R

Republican



Biography

Political Highlights: Lancaster County Board of Commissioners, 1983-87; Lincoln City Council, 1989-91; mayor of Lincoln, 1991-98; governor, 1999-2005; Agriculture secretary, 2005-07; U.S. Senate, 2009-15
Born: June 18, 1950; Osage, Iowa
Residence: Omaha
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Stephanie Johanns; two children
Education: St. Mary's College (Minn.), B.A. 1971; Creighton U., J.D. 1974



Election History

2008 Election Results

Candidate

Mike Johanns (R)
Scott Kleeb (D)
Kelly Rosberg (NEB)
Steven Larrick (GREEN)

Votes

455,854
317,456
11,438
7,763

%

57.5%
40.1%
1.4%
1.0%