The victor of that primary will go on to challenge Republican Rep. Jeff Fortenberry.
In the general election Fischer will face Lincoln Councilwoman Jane Raybould who out distanced Lincoln Judge Frank Svobado, Larry Marvin, Chris Janicek.
Nonprofit executive Kara Eastman is the projected victor of Nebraska's 2nd Congressional District Democratic primary, staving off a comeback bid by former Democratic Rep. Social worker Kara Eastman earned 51 percent of the vote to defeat former Congressman Brad Ashford in yesterday's Democratic primary.
Ricketts, the Republican incumbent, enjoys considerable advantages heading into the November 6 general election, including better name recognition and more money in his campaign coffer. Bacon unseated Ashford in 2016 by 1 point, while President Donald Trump was carrying the district by 2 points.
Democrat Paul Theobald is unopposed for his party's nomination but will be a giant underdog in the overwhelmingly Republican district. First District Republican Congressman Don Bacon will face Democratic primary victor Kara Eastman in the general election.
In the race for Nebraska governor, Republican incumbent Pete Ricketts easily defeated Akron, Iowa native and Omaha resident Krystal Gable.
Other top races included crowded fields in both parties for governor and Senate nominations, and a two-person race for treasurer that likely will mean a general election victory for the victor.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee had added Ashford to its "Red to Blue" list, which highlights promising candidates and gives them access to key financial and organizational support.
Pink's response to an ageist troll should be in a museum
Several of Pink's fans cheered at the concept of her still kicking and screaming on stage at almost 40-aerial stunts included. Much to this troll's misfortune, Pink doesn't back down. "I'll call it 'The wrinkles and rolls tour, '" Pink joked.
Carrick sets up Man United victor ahead of coaching switch
The Red Devils have had to endure a hard season. "Playing with Michael is a blessing because you know he's going to find you. Between heart problems and declining mobility, he was a bit-part player for the last couple of years at United.
Serial subject to get HBO docuseries The Case of Adnan Syed
The State of Maryland appealed the court's ruling, but the Court of Special Appeals also ruled in favor of a retrial in 2018. No release date has been set but it will air on Sky Atlantic in the United Kingdom and HBO in the U.S.