Jim Scheer

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Jim Scheer
Member of the Nebraska Senate
from the 19th district
Assumed office
January 9, 2013
Preceded by Mike Flood
Personal details
Born (1953-09-19) September 19, 1953 (age 60)
Norfolk, Nebraska
Nationality American
Residence Norfolk, Nebraska
Alma mater University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Jim Scheer (born September 19, 1953 in Norfolk, Nebraska)[1] is an American politician and is a Nebraska state senator in the unicameral Nebraska Legislature representing District 19;[2] the legislature itself is non-partisan.


Scheer earned his BS in business administration from University of Nebraska–Lincoln.


  • 2012 When Senator Mike Flood retired and left the District 19 seat open, Scheer placed first in the May 15, 2012 Primary election with 4,497 votes,[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 10,441 votes against William Goodpasture.[4]


  1. ^ "Sen. Jim Scheer". Lincoln, Nebraska: Nebraska Legislature. Retrieved October 23, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Senator Jim Scheer's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved October 23, 2013. 
  3. ^ Gale, John A. "Primary Election May 15, 2012". Lincoln, Nebraska: Secretary of State of Nebraska. p. 34. Retrieved October 23, 2013. 
  4. ^ Gale, John A. "Official Results of Nebraska General Election November 6, 2012". Lincoln, Nebraska: Secretary of State of Nebraska. p. 14. Retrieved October 23, 2013. 

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