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Ballot Question Committees

25 Counties For Our Future
Lee Preston, Treasurer
PO Box 2024
1413 Crane Ave
Hastings, NE 68902
(308) 991-1098

Issue:


Adams Central Patrons & Teachers for Students - Dissolved 10/15/2010
Lisa Diecker, Treasurer
2706 North Baltimore Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 463-6690

Issue: Build a one-site elementary school


Adams Central Patrons & Teachers for Students- Dissolved 08/03/2016
2706 North Baltimore Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 463-6690

Issue: Build a one-site elementary school


Advocates for CMS - Dissolved 06/06/14
Douglas Rieger, Treasurer
3660 Brookshire PL
Columbus, NE 68601
(402) 564-9214

Issue: Vote to Build New Middle School


Alternative Building Concepts
Jamie Drake, Treasurer
2525 N Street
Lincoln, NE  68510
(402) 474-6000

Issue:  Bennet-Palmyra School Bond


Alternative Building Construction Site - Dissolved 01/14/2010
William Kastning, Treasurer
58831 Hwy 9
Ponca, NE 68770

Issue: School Bond for building a school on curry site


Better Together
Leslye Bryant, Treasurer
205 S. 11th Street
Tekamah, NE 68061
(402) 374-2586

Issue: Bond Issue for School


Burwell Citizens for Progress
Sharron Dobbins, Treasurer
417 Valley Vista Drive
PO Box 897
Burwell, NE 68823
(308) 730-1817

Issue:


C-Care - Dissolved 3/23/15
Rod Ruhge, Treasurer
1604 N. 40th Road
Avoca, NE 68307
(402) 275-3726

Issue: Syracuse-Dunbar-Avoca - 7.3 million bond issue referendum


Campaign for Safe, Warm, and Dry Schools - Dissolved 08/03/12
Robert Wahlstrom, Treasurer
PO Box 505
Chadron, NE 69337
(308) 430-3394

Issue: Dawes County School District #2 to issue bonds for 11.9 million


Centsible Citizens Say No - Dissolved 09/03/2010
Pattie Emanuel Vaughan, Treasurer
720 East 4th Street
Fremont, NE 68025
(402) 476-2829

Issue: Fremont Ordiance 5165 Illegal Immigration


Citizens for a Safe Lincoln - Dissolved 4/15/15
Debby Brehm, Treasurer
201 N. 13th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 430-6042

Issue: Public Safety Sales Tax


Citizens for Building Our Future
Jackie Konz, Treasurer
2339 Linden St
Sidney, NE 69162
Issue: K-4 Elementary School Bond

Citizens for Building Our Future 2014 - Dissolved 7/21/14
Shelley Nienhueser, Treasurer
1660 Summit Drive
Sidney, NE  69162
(308) 254-4963

Issue:  Sidney New Elementary School


Citizens for Family & Fun - Dissolved 06/03/2010
Dan Mauk, Treasurer
2406 Hardison Dr.
Norfolk, NE 68701
(402) 649-3275

Issue: City of Norfolk bond issue to build a water park


Citizens for Free Nebraska - Dissolved 11/23/2010
Cheryl Eckerman, Treasurer
207 Third Street
Waterloo, NE 68069
(402) 677-5440
Issue: Enact a law prohibiting the annexation of a city or village without a majority vote of its citizens and to provide procedures for the election; and Enact a law providing petition and election procedures for detachment and reestablishment of an annexed city or village and to provide powers and duties relating to such petition and election procedures.

Citizens for Fremont - Dissolved 8/8/2014
Ron Kranz, Treasurer
1929 N. Nye Avenue
Fremont, NE  68025
(402) 727-5538

Issue: continue 1/2 cent sales tax adopt eco. dev. Plan

Citizens for Future School Investment
David Brandt, Treasurer
451 W. 2nd Street
Hastings, NE  68901
(402) 460-8770

Issue: Hastings Public Schools Bond Issue

Citizens for Hastings - Dissolved 01/05/2011
Pat Mertens, Treasurer
2727 W. 2nd Street
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 461-4100

Issue: City of Hastings to impose a sales & use tax of one-half of one percent


Citizens for Jobs and the Lincoln Haymarket Arena - Dissolved 10/19/2010
Janet Labenz, Treasurer
134 S. 13th Street, Suite 1200
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 475-8433

Issue: Authorize City to Bond State "Turnback" of sales tax for construction of Lincoln Haymarket Arena


Citizens for Lexington Schools - Dissolved 02/02/2011
Robert Heinz, Treasurer
400 Apache Drive
Lexington, NE 68850
(308) 324-2386

Issue: Bond issue of $7,630,000 for school renovations


Citizens for Millard Public Schools - Dissolved 01/25/2012
David Emry, Treasurer
14707 California Street, Suite 10
Omaha, NE 68154
(402) 498-9100

Issue: Bond Issue for Millard Public Schools


Citizens for Norfolk's Youth - Dissolved 01/11/2011
Pat Hughes, Treasurer
PO Box 886
Norfolk, NE 68701
(402) 371-5200

Issue: $16.4 million dollar recreation bond issue


Citizens to Preserve McCook’s Future - Dissolved 7/20/16
Van Korell, Treasurer
602 West B Street
McCook, NE 69001
(308) 345-1555

Issue: LB840 Fund Use Authorization


Citizens for Quality Parks and Trails
Erin Schmit, Treasurer
340 S. 40th Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
(402) 570-1064

Issue: 2.7 Million bond issue to purchase 130 acres of land for pak uses along the South Beltway in Lincoln, Nebraska


Citizens for Responsible Spending - Dissolved 01/15/13
Jody Haythorn, Treasurer
193 Haythorn Dr.
Arthur, NE 69121
(308) 284-3280

Issue: Ogallala School Bond


Citizens for Restoring Responsible Government
Joseph M. Casson, Treasurer
PO Box 18
422 E St. Suite 5
Fairbury, NE 68352
(402) 729-3412

Issue:


Citizens for a Safer Douglas County
Bev Reicks, Treasurer
14301 FNB Parkway #100
Omaha, NE 68154
(402) 430-2942

Issue: Douglas County Safety Bond Issue


Columbus Vision, Community Solution - Dissolved 9/8/14
Charles Keep, Treasurer
2004 1st Street
Columbus, NE  68601
(402) 563-5481

Issue:  Build New High School


Committee for Kids and a Postive Future - Dissolved 01/06/2010
Debra Krause, Treasurer
320 Washington St.
Ponca, NE 68770
(402) 755-2831

Issue: School Bond for building a 7-12 Jr/Sr High School

Committee to Get the Job Done
Gail DeBoer, Treasurer
809 N. 96th Street
Omaha, NE 68114
(402) 999-6562

Issue: Papio-Missouri NRD Flood Protection Bond Authority


Douglas County West Falcons for the Future - Dissolved 05/04/2016
Corey Watton/Kristi Eggen, Treasurer
3814 North 267th Circle
Valley, NE  68064
(402) 690-5934

Issue:  Douglas County West Community Schools Bond Issue


Elkhorn Citizens Committee for Education - Dissolved 12/1/14
Roger Breed, Treasurer
19823 Nina Street
Omaha, NE  68130
(402) 289-2839

Issue: Elkhorn Public Schools Bond Issue


Elkhorn Citizens Committee for Education - Dissolved 12/14/11
Steve Nichols, Treasurer
3817 North 206th Street
Elkhorn, NE 68022
(402) 630-0366

Issue: School Bond in the amount of $49,095,000 for constructing new schools


Forward Omaha - Dissolved 1/30/2012
Mike Nelsen, Treasurer
5017 Leavenworth Street #100
Omaha, NE 68106
(402) 933-0422

Issue: Oppose recall of Mayor Jim Suttle


Friends of the Butler County Community Center, Inc.
Doug Kershner, Treasurer
2741 RD L
David City, NE 68632
(402) 367-4334

Issue: $1.95 million bond issue for Butler County Ag Society


Friends of Southeast Community College
Jeff Krejci, Treasurer
529 Lincoln Ave
York, NE 68467
(402)429-7412

Issue: Bond Issue for Southeast Community College


Fremont for Illegal Immigration Enforcement - Dissolved 07/26/2010
John Wiegert, Treasurer
PO Box 2154
Fremont, NE 68026
(402) 721-0180

Issue: Fremont Ordiance 5165 Illegal Immigration


Fremont Taxpayers for Jobs - Dissolved 04/20/2016
Donald Bowen, Treasurer
107 E. Linden Ave #2
Fremont, NE  68025
(402) 719-5511

Issue:  Amending Ordinance 5165


Gambling with the Good Life
Dan Hazuka, Treasurer
2221 S. 141 Ct #6
Omaha, NE 68144
(402) 551-2776

Issue: local option gambling


Great Schools for Great Children - Dissolved 05/06/2016
Darin Petersen, Treasurer
1230 Aries Drive Suite A
Lincoln, NE  68512
(402)420-7758

Issue:  Lincoln Public Schools Bond Issue


Hastings Citizens for Water Flouridation - Dissolved 01/27/2011
Bradley White, Treasurer
1017 N. Hastings Ave
Hastings, NE 68901
(402) 462-8035

Issue: Oppose the ordinance to prohibit addition of fluoride to city water system


Kearney Deserves Better - Dissolved 12/29/14
Mary Kalb, Treasurer
404 East 25th Street, Box 1120
Kearney, NE  68848
(308) 234-5565

Issue: School Bond $68 Million


Keep Improving District Schools (KIDS) - Dissolved 02/23/2010
Norman McCaslin, Treasurer
80117 Weissert Road
Broken Bow, NE 68822
(308) 872-3193

Issue: 9.4 million bond issue district #25 elementary school


Keep the Money in Nebraska
Beau Red Owl, Treasurer
301 S. 12th Street #140
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 499-3398

Issue: Gaming Initiative


KIDS Committee
Kevin Burns, Treasurer
11504 Willow Park Dr.
Gretna, NE 68028
(402) 957-7212

Issue: Sarpy County School District #37 Bond Issue


KIDS Committee - Dissolved 01/04/2011
Brad Kuiper, Treasurer
405 Devonshire Dr.
PO Box 94
Gretna, NE 68028
(402) 332-5442

Issue: Gretna School Bond Issue


Lincoln Liaison Committee
Steve Irons, Treasurer
301 S. 13th Street, #101
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 476-2572

Issue: Approval of $6.3 Million Storm Bond


Lincoln Liaison Committee - Dissolved 01/29/2013
Jenifer Cantrell, Treasurer
301 S. 13th Street, #101
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 476-2572

Issue: Stormwater Bond Issue for City of Lincoln


Lincoln Liaison Committee - Dissolved 03/03/2011
Jenifer Cantrell, Treasurer
301 S. 13th Street, #101
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 476-2572

Issue: Stormwater Bond Issue for City of Lincoln


Mayor Suttle Recall Committee - Dissolved 02/14/2011
John Chatelain, Treasurer
1211 Anne Street
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 333-8488

Issue: Recall of Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle


Millard Families for Safe Schools - Dissolved 12/23/14
Todd Clarke, Treasurer
17605 Wright Street
Omaha, NE  68130
(402) 214-9571

Issue:  Millard Bond Issue


More Good Jobs for Grand Island - Dissolved 12/13/12
Steve Kunzman, Treasurer
308 North Locust, Suite 400
PO Box 1151
Grand Island, NE  68802-1151
(308) 381-7500

Issue:  Economic Development Program Renewal


Move South Sioux City Forward
Stacy Agee, Treasurer
430 Fair Oaks Drive
PO Box 1151
South Sioux City, NE 68776
(712) 389-8528

Issue: School Bond


Moving Gering Forward - Dissolved 01/12/2011
Jody Miles, Treasurer
PO Box 243
Gering, NE 69341-0243
(308) 641-1538

Issue: Scottsbluff Co. School District 016, (a/k/a/ Gering Public School) $14.8 Mill Bond Issue


NE Cannabis Initiative - Dissolved 08/06/12
Frank Shoemaker, Treasurer
41522 Hwy 6/34
Holbrook, NE 68948
(308) 344-3440

Issue: Initiative to amend NE Constitution to remove all laws regulating non-commercial and tax and regulate commercial use of cannabis


Nebraska Families 4 Medical Cannabis
Marc Bowman, Treasurer
13446 Ames Ave
Omaha, NE 68164
(402) 496-0312

Issue: Right to possess and use cannabis for medical reasons


Nebraska Civil Rights Initiative - Dissolved 02/16/2010
Marc Schniederjans, Treasurer
5901 S. 72nd Street
Lincoln, NE 68516
(402) 613-7176

Issue: Nebraska Civil Rights Initiative


Nebraskans Against Amendment 3 ? Save Term Limits - Dissolved 01/14/2013
Mike Groene, Treasurer
9523 Canal Road
North Platte, NE 69101
(308) 530-7741

Issue: weakening term limits


Nebraskans for Amendment One - Dissolved 6/3/15
Shelly Hosch, Treasurer
6406 South 150th Street
Omaha, NE  68137
(402) 731-5300

Issue:  Horse Racing Wagering Amendment


Nebraskans for Better Wages - Dissolved 6/17/15
Jessica Lathrop, Treasurer
1700 Farnam Street, Suite 1200
Omaha, NE  68102
(402) 715-4171

Issue: Increase minimum wage to $9.00 per hour


Nebraskans for the Death Penalty
Reg Kuhn, Treasurer
1327 H Street #302
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 475-8433

Issue: Reinstate the Death Penalty


Nebraskans for the Good Life

Sheri Jablonski, Treasurer
605 S. 14th Street Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 475-7611

Issue: Americans for Limited Government


Nebraskans for Local Control - Dissolved 01/11/2011
L. Lynn Rex, Treasurer
134 S. 13th Street, Suite 1200
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 475-8433

Issue: to support Amendment 1


Nebraskans for Public Safety
Jessica Lathrop, Treasurer
PO Box 8497
Omaha, NE 68108
(402) 980-0290

Issue: Reinstate the Death Penalty


Nebraskans for Video Keno
Gary Vander Woude, Treasurer
11248 John Galt Blvd.
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 537-9401

Issue: To authorize video keno


Nebraskans to Preserve Term Limits ? NPTL - Dissolved 06/18/2013
Rodale Emken, Treasurer
1112 Brown Street
Holdrege, NE 68949
(308) 995-6814

Issue: Extend Term Limits from 2 Four Year terms to 3 Four Year Terms


Nebraskans United - Dissolved 01/03/2011
Jane Schoenike Takemoto, Treasurer
1141 H Street, Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68508

Issue: Affirmative Action Ban

Neligh Oakdale Citizens for Progress - Dissolved 6/16/15

Galen Furstenau, Treasurer
84996 522 Ave
Tilden, NE  68781
(402) 360-3174

Issue:  Oppose School Bond


No 2 Arena - Dissolved 06/15/2010
Jane Kinsey, Treasurer
6703 Hawkins Bend
Lincoln, NE 68516

Issue: City of Lincoln Issue its arena bonds in principal amount not to exceed $25,000,000 for purpose of paying portion of costs


Norfolk Taypayers for Jobs - Dissolved 07/15/2010
David Copple, Treasurer
405 W. Madison Ave
Norfolk, NE 68701
(402) 371-4862

Issue:


Ogallala Students & Community College - Dissolved 02/01/13
Danene Miller, Treasurer
165 Prairie Dunes Drive
Ogallala, NE 69153
(308) 284-4590

Issue: Ogallala Public School Bond

Omahans for Community Improvements - Dissolved 6/16/15
Vernon Dolleck, Treasurer
10730 Pacific Street #242
Omaha, NE  68114
(402) 391-7030

Our Community 1st
Clark Jensen, Treasurer
13277 S. 190th
Bennett, NE  68137
(402) 782-3213
Issue:  Bond Initiative

Our Kids First - Dissolved 4/29/15
Michele Deaver, Treasurer
1501 U Street
Bridgeport, NE  69336
(308)262-1770

Issue:  Bridgeport School Bond


Our Vote Should Count
Deanna Schlenz, Treasurer
1124 Country Rd W
Fremont, NE  68025
(402) 721-9530

Issue: City of Fremont – Repeal Ordinance 5165


Papillion-LaVista School Bond
Steven Krajewski, Treasurer
1009 MacKensey Dr.
Papillion, NE 68046
(402) 597-8589

Issue:


Papillion Proud
Jesse Ostdiek, Treasurer
POB 461089
Papillion, NE 68046
(402) 960-0330

Issue: Increase local sales and use tax


Pennies for Progress
Kurt Haecker, Treasurer
309 W. Second Street
Grand Island, NE 68801
(308) 382-9210

Issue: City of Grand Island Restaurant & Drinking Place Occupation Tax


Ralston Arena Complex Election - Dissolved 10/16/2011
Tom Kjar, Treasurer
5014 S. 77 Ave
Ralston, NE 68127
(402) 871-9969

Issue: City of Ralston Bond Election


Retain a Just Nebraska
Jessica Lathrop, Treasurer
440 Regency Parkway #234
Omaha, NE 68114
(402) 991-2345

Issue: Reinstate the Death Penalty

Save Our Neighborhood Schools - Dissolved 01/13/2011
Todd Garrelts, Treasurer
401 East Avenue
Holdrege, NE 68949
(308) 995-8957

Issue: $17.3 million school bond issue

Save Our Roads Committee - Dissolved 06/18/13
James Stanosheck, Treasurer
404 John Street
Odell, NE  68415
(402) 766-3720

Issue:  Gage County Road Improvement Bond


Task Force for Kids - Dissolved 10/24/14
Steven Pribnow, Treasurer
2195 N. Broad Street
Fremont, NE 68025
(402) 721-3454

Issue: school bond dodge county district #1


Vote 4 Holdrege Kids - Dissolved 3/5/15
Laurie Nelson, Treasurer
420 East Ave, Box 822
Holdrege, NE  68949
(308) 991-0548

Issue: 2013 Elementary School Board

Vote No for Now - Dissolved 12/1/14
Leslye Bryant, Treasurer
205 S. 11th
Tekamah, NE  68061
(402) 374-2586

Issue:  Tekamah-Herman School District Bond Issue

Vote Yes for the Library
Donald Polodna, Treasurer
3001 Mach 1 Dr
Norfolk, NE  68701
(402) 841-9682

Issue:  Expansion of the Norfolk Public Library


Vote Yes for OPS Kids Committee
Mike Lebens, Treasurer
11421 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE  68154
(402) 277-8013

Issue:  Omaha Public School Bond


Vote Yes on Jobs - Dissolved 2/03/2012
Kyle Gifford, Treasurer
PO Box 1249
North Platte, NE 69103
(308) 534-4000

Issue: Quality Growth Fund


Vote Yes for SHS - Dissolved 7/24/2015
Jeffrey Holloway, Treasurer
1110 Mockingbird Drive
Scottsbluff, NE  69361
(308) 631-8362

Issue:  Scottsbluff Public Schools Bond Issue

Vote Yes for Westside
Greg Knight, Treasurer
409 South 17th Street
Omaha, NE 68102

Issue: Westside Community School Bond Issue


Westside Cares Ballot Committee - Dissolved 01/07/13
Sarah Sinovic, Treasurer
409 South 17th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
(402) 341-6000

Issue: School District #66 levy override


Weeping Water School Bond 2013 - Dissolved 06/17/2013

Jacqueline Davis, Treasurer
104 N. East Park Street
Weeping Water, NE  68463
(402) 499-2237

Issue:  Weeping Water School Bond


Yes-"For" - Dissolved 09/21/2011
Stuart Fox, Treasurer
43854 Paulsen Rd
Broken Bow, NE 68822
(308) 870-3473

Issue: $9,955,000 bond issue school district #25


Yes for the Lincoln Charter Amendment - Dissolved 01/11/2011
DMatt Prokop, Treasurer
4201 N. 7th St, Apt. 309
Lincoln, NE 68521
(402) 826-7494

Issue: 2010 Lincoln City Charter Amendment to allow the City to adopt a bi-ennial budget


Yes for Weeping Water School Bond - Dissolved 3/29/13
Carmen Garner, Treasurer
8114 132nd Street
Weeping Water, NE 68463
(402) 336-8800

Issue: Weeping Water School Bond


Yes on Amendment 1 - Dissolved 07/12/2010
Bob Hallstrom, Treasurer
1141 H Street, Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 475-0727

Issue: Proposed Constitution Amendment 1

Vote Yes for BCS - Dissolved 4/10/2015
Todd Kramer, Treasurer
2612 Hillview Drive
Albion, NE  68620
(402) 395-6287


Vote Yes for 1 and 2
Vote to Renew 1 and 2
Dan Mauk, Treasurer
123 S. 8th St #7
Nebraska City, NE 68410
(402) 873-4293

Issue: Local Option Economic Development Act Renewal


Grow Adams Central Together Committee
Ashley Englund, Treasurer
4985 W. Cottonwood Cove
Hastings, NE 68901
402) 340-633

Issue: Building a one-site elementary school



Important Dates

Annual Campaign Statement for calendar year 2015 Due February 1, 2016.

2016 Primary Election - May 10, 2016

1st Primary - April 11, 2016

2nd Primary - May 2, 2016

Post Primary - June 20, 2016

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2016 General Election – November 8, 2016

1st General - October 11, 2016

2nd General - October 31, 2016

Post General - January 17, 2017

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