Nebraska campaign finance

Welcome to the first search engine for Nebraska political campaign spending.

Explore 262,654 contributions from the people, companies and committees donating to political causes in Nebraska since 1999. Last updated on July 9.


$830,001

Donations, past 60 days

$55,694

Support/opposition spending, past 60 days

$1,069,172

Other campaign spending, past 60 days

Explore $139 million spent in Nebraska politics

Search by donor

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Outside influence

Advertising, mailers and other spending by independent groups has grown dramatically. In addition to usual donations and spending, you can see every time a politician was attacked or propped up by these outside committees.

Explore purchases

Details 75,000 purchases by campaigns and interest groups on advertising, polling, salaries, food, car leases and more.

Notable names



  • Pete Ricketts
    Governor

  • Dick Holland

  • Joe and Marlene Ricketts
    Founder, Ameritrade

  • Dianne Lozier
    Lozier Foundation

  • Keep the Money in Nebraska
    Committee supporting expanded gambling

  • Gambling with the Good Life
    Committee opposed to expanded gambling

  • Nebraskans for the Death Penalty
    Committee opposed to death penalty repeal

  • Nebraskans for Public Safety
    Committee supporting death penalty repeal

  • Retain a Just Nebraska
    Committee supporting death penalty repeal

  • Donations

    Total, past 60 days

    $830,001


    Donations by month, past year

    Support / opposition spending

    Total, past 60 days

    $55,694


    Total by month, past year

    Campaign spending

    Largest campaign expenses, past 60 days

    Date Paid by Paid to For Amount
    June 7 Insure The Good Life Fieldworks Signature Collection Program $284,663
    May 21 Insure The Good Life Fieldworks Consulting $50,000
    May 16 Committee To Improve Omaha Lovgren Maketing Media/Tv/Radio/Facebook $35,831
    May 18 Yes To Property Tax Relief Lincoln Strategy Group 740 S Mill Ave #200 Tempe Az 85281 $25,000
    June 19 Krist For Nebraska Payroll Maxx Payroll Services $24,430
    June 6 Pete Ricketts For Governor Engage Data Data Services, Telephone Interviews $21,668
    June 7 Pete Ricketts For Governor Jbest Company Fundraising $20,776
    June 5 Ebke For Legislature Cut Throat Print Consulting, L Printing And Postage $20,088
    May 24 Friends Of The University Pac Peetz &Amp; Co Consulting $15,000
    June 15 Pete Ricketts For Governor Intuit Payroll Fees, Payroll Placeholder $14,722

    See all other campaign spending in the past 60 days »

    Total, past 60 days

    $1,069,172


    Total by month, past year