Nebraska

U.S. Congress (Total Seats: 2 U.S. Senators, 3 U.S. Representatives)
Deb Fischer (R) U.S. Senator 2013-present
Eva Kelly Bowring (R)1 U.S. Senator 1954
Hazel Hempel Abel (R)2 U.S. Senator 1954

Virginia Dodd Smith (R)

U.S. Rep.

1975-1990
  1. Bowring was appointed to fill a vacancy; she served from 4/16/54 to 11/7/54.
  2. Abel won a special election to fill the same vacancy as Bowring; she served from 11/8/54 to 12/31/54.
 
Statewide Elective Executives (Total Positions: 6)
Ann Boyle (D) Public Serv. Comm. 1997-2014
Kathleen Witek (R) State Auditor 1999-2006
Lorelee Byrd (R)5 State Treasurer 2001-2003
Kim Robak (D)4 Lt. Governor 1993-1998
Dawn E. Rockey (D) State Treasurer 1991-1995
Maxine Moul (D) Lt. Governor 1991-1993
Kay A. Orr (R)1 Governor 1987-1990
Kay A. Orr (R)2 State Treasurer 1981-1986
Bertha I. Hill (R)3 State Treasurer 1958
  1. Orr was the first Republican woman to be elected governor in any state and the first woman to run against another woman for a gubernatorial post.
  2. Orr was initially appointed to fill a vacancy and was subsequently elected.
  3. Hill was appointed to fill a vacancy caused by the death of her husband.
  4. Robak was appointed in 1993.
  5. Byrd was appointed in 2001.
State Legislature
Year State
Rank
 

Senate
Total
Women/
Total
Senate
 

House
Total
Women/
Total
House
Total
Women/
Total
Legis.
 
%
Total
Women
D R D R
2019 26 - - 14/ 49 - - Unicameral 14/ 49 28.6
2018 24 - - 13/ 49 - - Unicameral 13/ 49 26.5
2017 23 - - 13/ 49 - - Unicameral 13/ 49 26.5
2016 32 - - 11/ 49 - - Unicameral 11/ 49 22.4
2015 31 - - 11/ 49 - - Unicameral 11/ 49 22.4
2014 35 - - 10/ 49 - - Unicameral 10/ 49 20.4
2013 35 - - 10/ 49 - - Unicameral 10/ 49 20.4
2012 30 - - 11/ 49 - - Unicameral 11/ 49 22.4
2011 29 - - 11/ 49 - - Unicameral 11/ 49 22.4
2010 36 - - 10/ 49 - - Unicameral 10/ 49 20.4
2009 36 - - 10/ 49 - - Unicameral 10/ 49 20.4
2008 37 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
2007 36 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
2006 21 - - 12/ 49 - - Unicameral 12/ 49 24.5
2005 21 - - 12/ 49 - - Unicameral 12/ 49 24.5
2004 35 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
2003 35 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
2002 31 - - 10/ 49 - - Unicameral 10/ 49 20.4
2001 35 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
2000 20 - - 12/ 49 - - Unicameral 12/ 49 24.5
1999 20 - - 12/ 49 - - Unicameral 12/ 49 24.5
1998 12 - - 13/ 49 - - Unicameral 13/ 49 26.5
1997 12 - - 13/ 49 - - Unicameral 13/ 49 26.5
1996 14 - - 12/ 49 - - Unicameral 12/ 49 24.5
1995 14 - - 12/ 49 - - Unicameral 12/ 49 24.5
1994 22 - - 11/ 49 - - Unicameral 11/ 49 22.4
1993 23 - - 10/ 49 - - Unicameral 10/ 49 20.4
1992 24 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
1991 24 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
1990 15 - - 10/ 49 - - Unicameral 10/ 49 20.4
1989 20 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
1988 18 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
1987 18 - - 9/ 49 - - Unicameral 9/ 49 18.4
1986 20 - - 8/ 49 - - Unicameral 8/ 49 16.3
1985 20 - - 8/ 49 - - Unicameral 8/ 49 16.3
1984 27 - - 6/ 49 - - Unicameral 6/ 49 12.2
1983 27 - - 6/ 49 - - Unicameral 6/ 49 12.2
1981 27 - - 5/ 49 - - Unicameral 5/ 49 10.2
1979 40 - - 3/ 49 - - Unicameral 3/ 49 6.1
1977 45 - - 2/ 49 - - Unicameral 2/ 49 4.1
1975 48 - - 1/ 49 - - Unicameral 1/ 49 2.0