2014 election: 4 candidates for Nebraska Treasurer

May 8, 2014

Four candidates are running for Nebraska Treasurer.

The primary election is next Tuesday. Two Republicans are seeking the nomination for Treasurer. Don Stenberg is seeking re-election. He was elected Treasurer in 2010. Stenberg was Nebraska’s Attorney General from 1991 to 2003.

Stenberg faces a primary election challenger in Christopher Costello, who works for the Douglas County Treasurer’s office.

The Republican nominee will face Democratic candidate Michael O’Hara, a professor in UNO’s College of Business Administration. O’Hara is a former OPPD board member.

Libertarian Michael Knebel is also running for Treasurer.