2014 Election Guide

General election is Tuesday, Nov. 4

The World-Herald's 2014 Election Guide has you covered for the political season, with candidate biographies, campaign ads, in-depth profiles and more. Mark your calendars with important dates and voting information and check back for the latest stories and information from The World-Herald.

Recent World-Herald politics coverage

Michelle Obama asks students to vote early in Iowa

Michelle Obama is trying to give Democrats a boost in a key U.S. Senate race, urging college students in Iowa to vote early for Bruce Braley.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 ...

Terry, Ashford each unveil bare-knuckle ads on crime

A new TV spot from Republican incumbent Lee Terry features the Omaha police union blasting Democrat Brad Ashford. A new Ashford spot accuses Terry of running false ads to save his political career.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 ...

Huckabee campaigns with Joni Ernst

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is campaigning with Republican Senate candidate Joni Ernst.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 ...

2 attorneys vie to replace Bill Avery in Lincoln's Legislative District 28

The campaign for the District 28 seat has turned into one of the hardest-fought, top-spending legislative contests of the year. The race features Patty Pansing Brooks and Dallas Jones, business attorn

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 ...

As farm life fades, power shifts to urban areas in Iowa

Iowa’s fast-moving rural-to-urban shift is reshaping its schools, its politics and its diversity.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 ...

Candidate for Nebraska Legislature says he’ll pay off
 $16,677 tax debt

A federal lien dating to 2006 indicates that Bob Tiemann, who is running in southeast Nebraska’s 30th District, owes the IRS $16,677.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 ...

2 law enforcement groups endorse Chuck Hassebrook

Two law enforcement groups have endorsed Democrat Chuck Hassebrook in the Nebraska governor's race.

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 ...

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Important dates

First day for early votingOct. 6
Voter registration deadlineOct. 24
Last day for early votingNov. 3
Election DayNov. 4

Voting information

Douglas County

Sample ballot (PDF)

Early voting application (PDF)

More information: Douglas County Election Commission

Sarpy County

Early voting application (PDF)

More information: Sarpy County Election Commission


Voter registration form (PDF)

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