Attorney General Jon Bruning continues to hold a slim lead in the Republican primary of United States Senate, with state Sen. Deb Fischer close behind. State Treasurer Don Stenberg remains in third.
The Secretary of State’s office reports that with 475 of 1,785 precincts in, Bruning has 30,400 votes, 38.72% of the total. Fischer trails with 28,960 votes, 35.12%. Stenberg has slipped further back in 3rd with 20.82% of the vote, 15,983.