2022 United States House of Representatives elections in Nebraska

← 2020 November 8, 2022 2024 →

All 3 Nebraska seats to the United States House of Representatives
  Majority party Minority party
 
Party Republican Democratic
Last election 3 0

The 2022 United States House of Representatives elections in Nebraska will be held on November 8, 2022, to elect the three U.S. Representatives from the state of Nebraska, one from each of the state's three congressional districts. The elections will coincide with the Nebraska gubernatorial election, as well as other elections to the U.S. House of Representatives, elections to the U.S. Senate, and various state and local elections.

District 1

See also: Nebraska's 1st congressional district

The 1st district is located in eastern Nebraska surrounding Omaha and its suburbs, taking in Lincoln, Bellevue, Fremont, and Norfolk. The incumbent is Republican Jeff Fortenberry, who was re-elected with 59.5% of the vote in 2020.[1]

Republican primary

Candidates

Potential
Declined

Democratic primary

Candidates

Declared

General election

Predictions

Source Ranking As of
The Cook Political Report[7] Solid R October 1, 2021
Inside Elections[8] Solid R October 18, 2021
Sabato's Crystal Ball[9] Safe R October 5, 2021

District 2

See also: Nebraska's 2nd congressional district

The 2nd district covers the Omaha metropolitan area, including all of Douglas County, home to the city of Omaha, and suburban parts of northern Sarpy County, including La Vista and Papillon. The incumbent is Republican Don Bacon, who was re-elected with 50.8% of the vote in 2020.[1]

Republican primary

Candidates

Declared

Democratic primary

Candidates

Declared
Declined
Endorsements
Alisha Shelton
State Senator
Individuals
Organizations
  • The Collective PAC
  • Emily's List
  • Elect Black Women PAC
  • We Have The People PAC
  • Women Who Run Nebraska
Tony Vargas

General election

Predictions

Source Ranking As of
The Cook Political Report[7] Likely R October 1, 2021
Inside Elections[8] Lean R October 18, 2021
Sabato's Crystal Ball[9] Lean R October 5, 2021

District 3

See also: Nebraska's 3rd congressional district

The 3rd district covers most of the rural western part of the state, and includes Grand Island, Kearney, Hastings, North Platte, Alliance, and Scottsbluff. The incumbent is Republican Adrian Smith, who was re-elected with 78.5% of the vote in 2020.[1]

Republican primary

Candidates

Declared

General election

Predictions

Source Ranking As of
The Cook Political Report[7] Solid R October 1, 2021
Inside Elections[8] Solid R October 18, 2021
Sabato's Crystal Ball[9] Safe R October 5, 2021

References

  1. ^ a b c "General Election Official Results" (PDF). Nebraska Secretary of State. Retrieved December 4, 2020.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Schulte, Grant (October 21, 2021). "What could happen next with indicted US Rep. Fortenberry". Associated Press. Retrieved October 23, 2021.
  3. ^ a b Sanderford, Aaron (January 31, 2021). "The race to replace Ricketts: Who's in, who's thinking, who's out of campaign for governor". Omaha.com. Retrieved February 3, 2021.
  4. ^ Bureau, Paul Hammel World-Herald. "Nebraska auditor not running for reelection; lieutenant governor will seek his old job". Omaha World-Herald. Retrieved November 11, 2021.
  5. ^ Walton, Don. "Don Walton: Patty Pansing Brooks preparing bif for Fortenberry House seat". Retrieved October 24, 2021.
  6. ^ https://www.klkntv.com/jazari-kual-announces-run-for-congress/
  7. ^ a b c "2022 House Race Ratings". The Cook Political Report. Retrieved October 1, 2021.
  8. ^ a b c "House Ratings". House Ratings. The Rothenberg Political Report. Retrieved October 13, 2021.
  9. ^ a b c "2022 House Ratings". Sabato's Crystal Ball. October 5, 2021. Retrieved October 5, 2021.
  10. ^ Editor, Randy Essex World-Herald Executive. "Don Bacon won't run for Nebraska governor; looks forward to congressional roles". Omaha.com. Retrieved March 15, 2021.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  11. ^ "Alisha Shelton announces run for Nebraska's 2nd District Congressional seat". KMTV. July 6, 2021. Retrieved July 6, 2021.
  12. ^ Walton, Don. "Sen. Tony Vargas will seek metro Omaha House seat". JournalStar.com. Retrieved July 13, 2021.
  13. ^ a b c d e Hammel, Paul (April 11, 2021). "State senator, activist among possible congressional candidates in Nebraska's 2nd District". Omaha World-Herald. Retrieved September 11, 2021.
  14. ^ Mutnick, Ally; Montellaro, Zach (April 12, 2021). "Where the battle for the House stands". Politico. Retrieved September 11, 2021.
  15. ^ Mutnick, Ally; Montellaro, Zach (April 12, 2021). "Where the battle for the House stands". Politico. Retrieved September 11, 2021.
  16. ^ 1456763498302672901
  17. ^ 155200200178098
  18. ^ Akin, Stephanie (November 30, 2021). "Latino Democratic PAC looks to Oregon, Nebraska for 2022 pickup opportunities". www.rollcall.com. Roll Call. Retrieved November 30, 2021.
  19. ^ Bernal, Rafael (September 30, 2021). "Top Latino group endorses Hispanic for Nebraska House race". The Hill. Retrieved October 16, 2021.
  20. ^ "314 Action Fund Endorses State Senator Tony Vargas In NE-02 Race". 314 Action. September 23, 2021. Retrieved October 16, 2021.
Official campaign websites for 2nd district candidates
Official campaign websites for 3rd district candidates