Nebraska (5)

Nebraska updates on NPV, the Electoral College, and federalism.

NPV status: introduced 2009-failed. Introduced 2012-failed LB 583

Will Nebraska restore “Winner-Take-All”?

Since 1991 Nebraska has cast three of its five electoral votes based on the winner in each of its three congressional districts. Every other state but Maine uses a state-wide winner-take-all system. Last month the Omaha World-Herald reported that some lawmakers want to repeal that law and return to winner-take-all. Rather than increasing the...
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