1930 Nebraska gubernatorial election

The 1930 Nebraska gubernatorial election was held on November 4, 1930, and featured former Governor Charles W. Bryan, a Democrat, defeating incumbent Republican Governor, Arthur J. Weaver, to win a second two-year, non-consecutive term in office.

Nebraska gubernatorial election, 1930

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Nominee Charles W. Bryan Arthur J. Weaver
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 222,161 215,615
Percentage 50.7% 49.3%

Governor before election

Arthur J. Weaver
Republican

Elected Governor

Charles W. Bryan
Democratic

Democratic primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles W. Bryan 69,398 82.78
Democratic Anton H. Jensen 14,428 17.21
Democratic Write-in 5 0.01

Republican primaryEdit

CandidatesEdit

ResultsEdit

Republican primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Arthur J. Weaver 139,074 75.68
Republican Harry O. Palmer 44,647 24.29
Republican Write-in 55 0.03

General electionEdit

ResultsEdit

Nebraska gubernatorial election, 1930[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Charles W. Bryan 222,161 50.75%
Republican Arthur J. Weaver 215,615 49.25%
Write-in Others 3 >0.01%
Total votes 437,779 100.0%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Frank Marsh (Sr.). "Official Report of the Nebraska State Canvassing Board Primary Election August 12, 1930" (PDF). Retrieved October 6, 2017.
  2. ^ "Nebraska State Historical Society Collection Record; Palmer, Arthur L., 1888-1974 and Palmer, Harry O., 1886-1951" (PDF). Retrieved October 6, 2017.
  3. ^ Frank Marsh (Sr.). "Official Report of the Nebraska State Canvassing Board General Election November 4, 1930" (PDF). Retrieved October 6, 2017.