Open thread: The Nebraska GOP Senate primary

posted at 8:29 pm on May 15, 2012 by Allahpundit

Wish we’d spent more time covering this given how interesting the race has become over the past week or so but here’s an eleventh-hour open thread for those who’ve been following it at other righty sites like Red State. Three candidates: Jon Bruning, the state AG and establishment favorite; Don Stenberg, the state treasurer and initial grassroots favorite; and Deb Fischer, a state senator who’s come on strong lately thanks to Bruning and Stenberg tearing each apart, a timely endorsement from Sarah Palin, and a bit of anti-Bruning Super PAC intervention on her behalf from TD Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts. He’s not the only outsider chipping in for the anti-Bruning effort either:

Although he didn’t raise as much money as Bruning, Stenberg was able to remain competitive in the money race with the help of third-party groups. The anti-tax group Club for Growth and DeMint’s political committee, the Senate Conservatives Fund, spent more than $2.1 million in the race on Stenberg’s behalf.

However, the $722,000 spent by Club for Growth may have helped Fischer as well. The group spent their money on television advertisements that criticized Bruning on spending and tax issues, without mentioning their support for Stenberg.

It is clear that the money spent by Club for Growth took its toll on Bruning. Several voters, including Tim Michaelsen of Columbus, said they originally supported Bruning but now have their doubts based on the group’s television ads.

According to two new polls, it’s now a two-person race between Bruning and Fischer with Stenberg a distant third but still holding on to 16-18 percent of the vote. One of the mysteries tonight is whether the conservatives who are sticking by him will write him off as a sure loser and back Fischer in hopes of defeating Bruning or whether they’re willing to risk a Bruning victory by going down with the ship. The polls close at 9 p.m. ET but given the tightness of the race, don’t expect results for a few hours. The winner stands a very good chance of bumping off Bob Kerrey for Ben Nelson’s soon-to-be-vacant seat so, yes, this election does matter.

Here’s the Secretary of State’s election results page so that you can follow along. While we wait, via Breitbart.com, enjoy this endorsement of Palin’s hopey-changey critique of Obama from … Noam Chomsky?


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50% in now and Fischer takes the lead.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 10:41 PM

If you go to the Secretary of State website, which allah linked, it provides all that data (precincts reported by county and votes for candidates for counties that have reported to date).

bw222 on May 15, 2012 at 10:38 PM

That’s what I’m saying though. RCP has totally different results than the SOS site.

AngusMc on May 15, 2012 at 10:41 PM

I was hoping for Stenberg, but kinda cool to see Palin’s girl pull off an upset! ;)

MeatHeadinCA on May 15, 2012 at 10:42 PM

Poor Don Stenberg 18,600. You know, he’s a decent guy. Very conservative. I sometimes wonder if he even wants elective office, or does he just love running???

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:37 PM

I am from Michigan and couldn’t pick Stenberg out of a police line-up, but at least on the radio he’s not very dynamic.

bw222 on May 15, 2012 at 10:42 PM

Listening to the Cruz interview on Levin!
We voted right!

annoyinglittletwerp on May 15, 2012 at 10:42 PM

I would like to think the Bob Kerrey worship has evaporated. That is too awful to contemplate, but I think the general populace still wants a big bite out of a Democrat ass as a way of saying goodbye to Ben..

a capella on May 15, 2012 at 10:42 PM

58% in Fischer up 39-37

topdawg on May 15, 2012 at 10:43 PM

Fischer just went up by four hundred on the SOS site
http://electionresults.sos.ne.gov/resultsSW.aspx?text=Race&type=SW&map=CTY

Fischer 37,600
Bruning 37,200

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:43 PM

I’m glad to say I ranted too soon. Fischer is now ahead by 400 at the SecofState site.

WannabeAnglican on May 15, 2012 at 10:44 PM

She isn’t the career politician the others are. Plus, she’s from the west.

a capella on May 15, 2012 at 10:35 PM

I understand some characterizations of the race, but this one puzzles me. Bruning first ran for office in 1996. Fischer has held political office since 1990.

AngusMc on May 15, 2012 at 10:45 PM

Lancaster County
Election Commissioner
2012 Elections
**************

http://lancaster.ne.gov/election/12elections.htm

canopfor on May 15, 2012 at 10:45 PM

I kinda thought from the talk at the voting booth it would be close. Go Deb!

a capella on May 15, 2012 at 10:45 PM

(Dem Primary) Bob Kerry 37,000

Bruning 37,000
Fischer 37,000
Stenberg 19,000

Do the math on THAT fall election for Kerry!!!

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:46 PM

The office of SoS might make data available by other means besides their website. They might, for example, have a physical tally board at the office that people can watch. It could take some time to update the website.

My guess is that Bruning was leading in the absentee and early voting but Fischer is winning the election day voting and it just took her votes a while to catch up and surpass that Bruning lead.

The trend is certainly in Fischer’s favor at this point.

60% in

Fischer 43,272 38.8
Bruning 41,282 37.0

crosspatch on May 15, 2012 at 10:48 PM

I don’t see a break down but if you scroll the counties in the sec state page you see that Douglas was the big pop center and that went for Brunning and it’s been fully counted – that’s good for Fischer. Most of the other counties seem to lean Deb. Right?Maybe?

BoxHead1 on May 15, 2012 at 10:48 PM

I don’t see a detailed break down

BoxHead1 on May 15, 2012 at 10:49 PM

I don’t see a break down but if you scroll the counties in the sec state page you see that Douglas was the big pop center and that went for Brunning and it’s been fully counted – that’s good for Fischer. Most of the other counties seem to lean Deb. Right?Maybe?

That is very good news for Fischer…so good in fact, Brunning is probably fine-tuning his concession speech right about now.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 10:50 PM

What usually happens is Douglas county is more liberal. So that’s where the Nebraska election system that awards electoral votes by district ended up giving ONE Nebraska electoral vote to Obama in 2008.
What it means in a Republican primary is less clear.

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:50 PM

Senate Results
Republicans
Updated: 9:45 pm
****************

Jon Bruning 37,280
Sharyn Elander 702
Deb Fischer 37,671
Pat Flynn 2,987
Don Stenberg 19,626
Spencer Zimmerman 841

908 of 1,785 precincts reporting
=================================

Read more: http://journalstar.com/elections/results/#ixzz1uztGBukd

canopfor on May 15, 2012 at 10:50 PM

(Dem Primary) Bob Kerry 37,000

Bruning 37,000
Fischer 37,000
Stenberg 19,000

Do the math on THAT fall election for Kerry!!!

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:46 PM

Well, at least Bob Kerrey would beat Bacracka since he’s got more votes than man posing as president.

SouthernGent on May 15, 2012 at 10:51 PM

AngusMc on May 15, 2012 at 10:45 PM

He’s made a special effort to keep his name in front of the public since he’s been in office. She’s quietly kept her head down and done her job. No headline pimping. He’d give Chuck Schumer a run for his money when it comes to being a publicity hound.

a capella on May 15, 2012 at 10:52 PM

If you go to the Secretary of State page there’s a tab above each category that says Click on the Map.
That tells you the vote percentage and how many precincts have reported. It’s a pretty flashy little map for small state Nebraska.

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:54 PM

meant to include the link
it’s been up before, I know.
http://electionresults.sos.ne.gov/resultsSW.aspx?text=Race&type=SW&map=CTY

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:55 PM

That tells you the vote percentage and how many precincts have reported. It’s a pretty flashy little map for small state Nebraska

Love the fact that you can export the results to Excel too. Many big states don’t have the feature.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 10:55 PM

This site seems to be a tabulating at warp speed.

http://electionresults.sos.ne.gov/resultsSW.aspx?text=Race&type=SW&map=CTY

AmeriCuda on May 15, 2012 at 10:55 PM

Whoa!
Fischer 46,400
Bruning 43,200

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:56 PM

61% in and Fischer leads by 3k votes now. You can just about check the box for Fischer as Brunning has no favorable counties to pull from now.

Wow, Sarah does it again…. Not a Palin fan per se, but I certainly admire her pull.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 10:57 PM

71% in Fischer 40-36

topdawg on May 15, 2012 at 10:57 PM

If you go to the Secretary of State page there’s a tab above each category that says Click on the Map.
That tells you the vote percentage and how many precincts have reported. It’s a pretty flashy little map for small state Nebraska.

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 10:54 PM

I was wrong. It’s detailed.

Fischer up by 3 now

BoxHead1 on May 15, 2012 at 10:58 PM

I’m beginning to think you can go ahead and call this one for Fischer.

topdawg on May 15, 2012 at 10:59 PM

Fischer has this wrapped up. NE-3, which encompasses the western part of the state, is lagging reporting. She’ll win by a fair margin. Close to my prediction.

joana on May 15, 2012 at 10:59 PM

5,000 vote lead..:)

*Drink*

idesign on May 15, 2012 at 10:59 PM

My wife and I voted for Fischer today. I would obviously vote for Bruning over Kerry, but I don’t trust him.

gmbdds on May 15, 2012 at 11:01 PM

Faskinatin’

Sacramento on May 15, 2012 at 11:01 PM

Also, does anyone know if Deb Fischer is more Sharron Angle/Christine O’Donnell or Kristi Noem/Richard Mourdock?

amerpundit on May 15, 2012 at 8:35 PM

I still haven’t seen an answer to this one. Anyone know?

ChrisL on May 15, 2012 at 11:01 PM

Day um.
Paln is irrelevant, ya know

katy the mean old lady on May 15, 2012 at 11:02 PM

Wow, didn’t think Fischer even had a chance…Palin does it again!

Norwegian on May 15, 2012 at 11:03 PM

from http://www.omaha.com
the website of the Omaha World Herald.
As of 9:55 p.m., Fischer pushed to a 3,224-vote lead.

That’s with 61 percent of precincts reporting.

World-Herald reporter Joe Duggan, at Fischer’s campaign party, tweeted: “Deb Fischer strolls into her campaign party to standing ovation. She works the room, thanking supporters.”

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 11:04 PM

Early voting was clearly counted first which fooled me. Wipes egg off face. 5,000 vote lead, but most of the biggest county is still out. Somebody said it was Brunning’s home county. Until that comes in it still up in the air.

KMav on May 15, 2012 at 11:06 PM

As Melissa Clothiers say on twitter “Behold the Power of Sarah Palin.”

HerneTheHunter on May 15, 2012 at 11:06 PM

Fear the ‘Cuda or taste the halibut club.

renalin on May 15, 2012 at 11:06 PM

Eat that, Karl Rove..:)

idesign on May 15, 2012 at 11:07 PM

Senate Results
Republicans
Updated: 9:53 pm
****************

Jon Bruning 40,009
Sharyn Elander 742
Deb Fischer 42,894
Pat Flynn 3,217
Don Stenberg 21,181
Spencer Zimmerman 884

1052 of 1,785 precincts reporting
==================================

Read more: http://journalstar.com/elections/results/#ixzz1uzxpt2Xr

canopfor on May 15, 2012 at 11:08 PM

renalin on May 15, 2012 at 11:06 PM

Indeed, my friend. Indeed.

HerneTheHunter on May 15, 2012 at 11:09 PM

Early voting was clearly counted first which fooled me. Wipes egg off face. 5,000 vote lead, but most of the biggest county is still out. Somebody said it was Brunning’s home county. Until that comes in it still up in the air.

KMav on May 15, 2012 at 11:06 PM

If the biggest is Douglas then it’s 100% in. Cherry is bigger in land mass but that’s also in…

BoxHead1 on May 15, 2012 at 11:09 PM

Also, does anyone know if Deb Fischer is more Sharron Angle/Christine O’Donnell or Kristi Noem/Richard Mourdock?

amerpundit on May 15, 2012 at 8:35 PM

I still haven’t seen an answer to this one. Anyone know?

ChrisL on May 15, 2012 at 11:01 PM

Quietly competent. She’s been a state senator for quite awhile. Doesn’t have the sizzle of Noem, but more trustworthy. Not an Angle or O’Donnell type. Probably a little short in the charisma department compared to Kerrey, but adequate. Good solid worker.

a capella on May 15, 2012 at 11:10 PM

Early voting was clearly counted first which fooled me. Wipes egg off face. 5,000 vote lead, but most of the biggest county is still out. Somebody said it was Brunning’s home county. Until that comes in it still up in the air.

Douglas is almost all in. So no votes there. Lancaster is still out, but Brunning is only up 3…it looks like Fischer will win easily.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 11:10 PM

Say, whatever happened to the Tea Party?

Robert_Paulson on May 15, 2012 at 11:10 PM

The Cuda can see Deb Fischer’s party from her house!

HerneTheHunter on May 15, 2012 at 11:11 PM

Quietly competent. She’s been a state senator for quite awhile. Doesn’t have the sizzle of Noem, but more trustworthy. Not an Angle or O’Donnell type. Probably a little short in the charisma department compared to Kerrey, but adequate. Good solid worker.

a capella on May 15, 2012 at 11:10 PM

Good. Kerrey will lose this one by himself. We need a competent, calm candidate.

amerpundit on May 15, 2012 at 11:11 PM

http://www.debfischer2012.com/

ChrisL on May 15, 2012 at 11:01 pm

Some info…

Barred on May 15, 2012 at 11:12 PM

4% lead for Fischer..:)

idesign on May 15, 2012 at 11:13 PM

Early voting was clearly counted first which fooled me. Wipes egg off face. 5,000 vote lead, but most of the biggest county is still out. Somebody said it was Brunning’s home county. Until that comes in it still up in the air.

KMav on May 15, 2012 at 11:06 PM

If the biggest is Douglas then it’s 100% in. Cherry is bigger in land mass but that’s also in…

BoxHead1 on May 15, 2012 at 11:09 PM

Lancaster is bigger and there is still a lot left. More drama then.

BoxHead1 on May 15, 2012 at 11:13 PM

So, that irrelevant chillbilly quitter just won’t go away, will she?

Up next, Teddy Cruz!

victor82 on May 15, 2012 at 11:14 PM

T axed
E nough
A lready

Never forget what the TEA in TEA Party stands for!

Schadenfreude on May 15, 2012 at 11:14 PM

Douglas is almost all in. So no votes there. Lancaster is still out, but Brunning is only up 3…it looks like Fischer will win easily.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 11:10 PM

My concern is that those votes were not from the city, but the out skirts. Still only 38% in. They seem to be holding on to the votes. If they were to cheat anywhere it would be in his home area. Might still be 20,000 votes from that one area.

KMav on May 15, 2012 at 11:15 PM

Tomorrow the lefties, the righties and the media will all have kittens.

Schadenfreude on May 15, 2012 at 11:16 PM

Lancaster is bigger and there is still a lot left. More drama then.

Not really. A third of the vote is already in in Lancaster and Brunning is only up 3. He would have to win the remaining 2/3 by more than 70% to make up the difference and compensate for the trend in smaller counties.

This one is over.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 11:16 PM

victor82 on May 15, 2012 at 11:14 PM

They ain’t seen sh!t yet. That woman is going nowhere.

HerneTheHunter on May 15, 2012 at 11:16 PM

LOL. AP calls it for Fischer guys.

newtopia on May 15, 2012 at 11:17 PM

Called for Fischer with 79% in. That Palin is irrelevant I tell ya!!

topdawg on May 15, 2012 at 11:17 PM

@CNNPoliticsdesk: CNN is now projecting that Deb Fischer will win the Nebraska Republican Senate Primary, defeating Jon Bruning.

Flora Duh on May 15, 2012 at 11:18 PM

Fifty-six percent of Americans think Barack Obama will win the 2012 presidential election, compared with 36% who think Mitt Romney will win. Democrats are more likely to believe that Obama will win than Republicans are to believe Romney will. Independents are nearly twice as likely to think that Obama, rather than Romney, will prevail.

There is no eeyore here. Republicans reasonably fear that the election can be stolen but are unsure how many dead votes can be produced. Democrats just know that number.

Archivarix on May 15, 2012 at 11:19 PM

One of Deb Fischer’s ads:-)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rFpZQ3HkYFI

The New York Times calls her an “insurgent” that threatens Republican plans for Nebraska:-) Then said “Ms. Fischer, who is gaining considerable attention in the closing days of the race because of a salty television ad — featuring two Angus bulls named after her rivals — and an endorsement from Sarah Palin.

Hope she wins!!

bluefox on May 15, 2012 at 11:19 PM

Called for Fischer with 79% in. That Palin is irrelevant I tell ya!!

topdawg on May 15, 2012 at 11:17 PM

lol

Rove is becoming a joke.

Steveangell on May 15, 2012 at 11:20 PM

There is no eeyore here. Republicans reasonably fear that the election can be stolen but are unsure how many dead votes can be produced. Democrats just know that number.

Archivarix on May 15, 2012 at 11:19 PM

Oops, misposted to wrong thread. Sorry folks.

Archivarix on May 15, 2012 at 11:20 PM

RCL just projected Fischer the winner.

Palin-haters, many of whom reside here, will not have a good night tonight or day tomorrow with the fact that Sarah is not irrelevant shoved down their throats.

bw222 on May 15, 2012 at 11:20 PM

Palin Power..:)

idesign on May 15, 2012 at 11:21 PM

Bruning and Stenberg spent all that money blowing each other up. Probably a moral there someplace.

a capella on May 15, 2012 at 11:21 PM

Mrs. Palin needs to endorse Orrin Hatch’s opponent. I wish I could remember (and spell!) his name.

SouthernGent on May 15, 2012 at 11:21 PM

I must say I am amazed. I voted for Fischer but had little hope.

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 11:22 PM

Fischer 41,390
Bruning 39,887

str8tface on May 15, 2012 at 10:37 PM

Whoa! Are we waiting on Lincoln and Omaha? That has to be half of the state’s votes.

Jaibones on May 15, 2012 at 11:23 PM

That’s my girl…!!!

Seven Percent Solution on May 15, 2012 at 11:23 PM

Romney wins GOP presidential primaries in Oregon and Nebraska

Submitted 6 mins ago
http://www.breakingnews.com/
============================

canopfor on May 15, 2012 at 11:24 PM

Fischer 61,086
Bruning 54,589

Jaibones on May 15, 2012 at 11:25 PM

Senate Results
Republicans
Updated: 10:19 PM
*****************

Jon Bruning 50,494
Sharyn Elander 933
Deb Fischer 56,243
Pat Flynn 4,147
Don Stenberg 26,975
Spencer Zimmerman 1,197
========================

1,376 of 1,785 precincts reporting

Read more: http://journalstar.com/elections/results/#ixzz1v023aYpe

canopfor on May 15, 2012 at 11:25 PM

79.5% of precincts reporting

Jaibones on May 15, 2012 at 11:25 PM

Called for Fischer with 79% in. That Palin is irrelevant I tell ya!!

topdawg on May 15, 2012 at 11:17 PM

…and the Tea Party dontchaknow… is irrelevant!

KOOLAID2 on May 15, 2012 at 11:26 PM

Sorry for my bad guesses. Anyway, the price of snot futures just went way up. Cha-ching.

KMav on May 15, 2012 at 11:27 PM

Omaha World Herald joins in and calls it for Fischer.
http://www.omaha.com/article/20120515/NEWS01/120519745#fischer-leads-bruning-ewing-beats-howard

MAC1000 on May 15, 2012 at 11:27 PM

It seems that Palin’s endorsement is worth a bit more then a typical repub’s endorsement. I wonder if you combined the limp powers of a Cantor-Boehner-Mcain-Christy-Haley endorsement, would it equal 1/2 of a Palin endorsement?

BoxHead1 on May 15, 2012 at 11:27 PM

Say, whatever happened to the Tea Party?

Robert_Paulson on May 15, 2012 at 11:10 PM

The Tea Party wasn’t endorsing Fischer. Rather her opponents.

You guys do realize Fischer is the moderate in the race, right?

joana on May 15, 2012 at 11:27 PM

Never heard of Fischer until 2 hours ago. Looking forward to her bio tomorrow morning. Nudge, nudge, Ed.

Jaibones on May 15, 2012 at 11:29 PM

The Tea Party Express endorsed Bruning and Stenberg got the support of the local Tea Party.

joana on May 15, 2012 at 11:29 PM

SarahCudian Claws are sharp tonight!!!!

.

canopfor on May 15, 2012 at 11:29 PM

You guys do realize Fischer is the moderate in the race, right?

joana on May 15, 2012 at 11:27 PM

Nope. Not a clue.

Jaibones on May 15, 2012 at 11:30 PM

…and the Tea Party dontchaknow… is irrelevant!

KOOLAID2 on May 15, 2012 at 11:26 PM

Tea Party Express endorsed Bruning.

NoNails on May 15, 2012 at 11:30 PM

With 87% in, Fischer leads 41-36, a plurality. Someone please educate us, if that lead holds, does Nebraska require a run-off in their R primary or would she be winner outright? Thanks.

TXUS on May 15, 2012 at 11:31 PM

Tell us again mittwits why Mitt and his team is not reaching out to Gov Palin to help in defeating Obama? Mitt’s team should be doing everything they can at this stage to get Palin onboard. Instead they are bad mouthing her and her supporters at every stage. #winning

unseen on May 15, 2012 at 11:32 PM

You guys do realize Fischer is the moderate in the race, right?

joana on May 15, 2012 at 11:27 PM

The research I did says otherwise. There were a few things I kind of made a little noise about, but she’ll do great if she sticks to her guns. She seems pretty solid.

Sarah’s endorsement made me take another look and I voted for Deb around 2:00 today. Apparently, I wasn’t the only one!

Dack Thrombosis on May 15, 2012 at 11:33 PM

Deb Fischer’s win tonite is also a win for Sarah Palin. The republican establishment doesn’t get it, they don’t have the grassroots. Take away, Obama and Romneycare’s money and the GOP nominee wouldn’t get 10% of the vote.

Watch Cruz now in Texas win.

Palin is the most influential republican in the country today!

Danielvito on May 15, 2012 at 11:33 PM

With 87% in, Fischer leads 41-36, a plurality. Someone please educate us, if that lead holds, does Nebraska require a run-off in their R primary or would she be winner outright? Thanks.

TXUS on May 15, 2012 at 11:31 PM

not sure it would matter match since this looked like an antibruning vote. Take the 3rd place out and the majority of his vote will most likely go to Fischer.

unseen on May 15, 2012 at 11:33 PM

With 87% in, Fischer leads 41-36, a plurality. Someone please educate us, if that lead holds, does Nebraska require a run-off in their R primary or would she be winner outright? Thanks.

TXUS on May 15, 2012 at 11:31 PM

There are no run-offs here.

Dack Thrombosis on May 15, 2012 at 11:34 PM

Reading about this just brings one thought to mind: I hope Romney knows how to use/work with Palin for fundraising, firing up the base, etc. to get Obama out of office. I have been pleasantly surprised by his ads, etc. so far…

cs89 on May 15, 2012 at 11:34 PM

…and the Tea Party dontchaknow… is irrelevant!

KOOLAID2 on May 15, 2012 at 11:26 PM

Most recent poll found Bruning leading with Tea Party vote by 3 percent. Tea Party Express backed Bruning, too.

amerpundit on May 15, 2012 at 11:34 PM

With 87% in, Fischer leads 41-36, a plurality. Someone please educate us, if that lead holds, does Nebraska require a run-off in their R primary or would she be winner outright? Thanks.

TXUS on May 15, 2012 at 11:31 PM

No primary…

It’s over..:)

idesign on May 15, 2012 at 11:35 PM

I sure hope Mitt mans up and asks Sarah for her endorsement and asks her to go out and make speeches for him. Part of the deal will have to be that when they are on the campaign trail, they are 1K miles away from each other. She would outdraw him and draw more attention to her than to him.

Mirimichi on May 15, 2012 at 11:35 PM

Nope. Not a clue.

Jaibones on May 15, 2012 at 11:30 PM

Well, she is. I still donated to her: they’re still all pretty conservative. Brunning radiates that used car salesman vibe, the kind of senator that will grandstand but not do anything productive in the senate. A John Thune type. Stenberg is too much of a loose cannon.

Fischer will probably be a backbencher but a solid one. Plus, we need more GOP women in the Hill.

joana on May 15, 2012 at 11:35 PM

The research I did says otherwise. There were a few things I kind of made a little noise about, but she’ll do great if she sticks to her guns. She seems pretty solid.

Sarah’s endorsement made me take another look and I voted for Deb around 2:00 today. Apparently, I wasn’t the only one!

Dack Thrombosis on May 15, 2012 at 11:33 PM

You’re an imbecile if the research you did says otherwise.

She’s solid, as I said I donated to her and she’s been my favorite since she entered the race.

But she’s more centrist than Brunning or Stenberg.

joana on May 15, 2012 at 11:37 PM

@SarahPalinUSA Congratulations to @DebFischer2012 and the people of Nebraska! #NESen

Flora Duh on May 15, 2012 at 11:37 PM

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