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1986 Nebraska gubernatorial election

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1986 Nebraska gubernatorial election

← 1982 November 4, 1986 1990 →
Kay A. Orr.jpg
Helen Boosalis.jpg
Nominee Kay Orr Helen Boosalis
Party Republican Democratic
Running mate Bill Nichol Donald McGinley
Popular vote 298,325 265,156
Percentage 52.9% 47.0%

Nebraska Governor Election Results by County, 1986.svg
County Results

Orr:      40-50%      50-60%      60-70%      70-80%      80-90%

Boosalis:      50–60%      60–70%

Governor before election

Bob Kerrey

Elected Governor

Kay Orr

The 1986 Nebraska gubernatorial election was held on November 4, 1986, and featured state Treasurer Kay Orr, a Republican, defeating Democratic nominee, former Mayor of Lincoln Helen Boosalis. Incumbent Democratic governor Bob Kerrey did not seek a second term.

The election was the first state gubernatorial election in U.S. history where the candidates of both major national parties were women.[1]

Democratic primary



Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Helen Boosalis 63,833 44.01
Democratic David Domina 37,975 26.18
Democratic Chris Beutler 31,605 21.79
Democratic Robert J. Prokop 5,160 3.56
Democratic Marge Higgins 4,433 3.06
Democratic Barton E. Chandler 1,260 0.87
Democratic Mina B. Dillingham 402 0.28
Democratic Write-in 369 0.25

Republican primary



Republican primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Kay A. Orr 75,914 39.41
Republican Kermit Brashear 60,308 31.30
Republican Nancy Hoch 42,649 22.14
Republican Everett Sileven 4,281 2.22
Republican Paul A. Rosberg 4,280 2.22
Republican Monte Taylor 3,276 1.70
Republican Roger Yant 682 0.35
Republican Chuck Loos 658 0.34
Republican Write-in 601 0.31

General election


Nebraska gubernatorial election, 1986[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Kay A. Orr 298,325 52.86%
Democratic Helen Boosalis 265,156 46.98%
Write-in Others 941 0.17%
Total votes 564,442 100.0%


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