The residency of a candidate for a sprawling Nebraska
legislative district is being challenged.
The candidate is Tom Brewer, who is running against a fellow Republican and incumbent in District 43, Al Davis, for Davis’ seat in the officially nonpartisan Legislature.
Brewer says he lives in a renovated machine shed in Sheridan County’s Gordon, which is part of District 43 in northern and west-central Nebraska. LeRoy Louden used to represent the district, and he said in his Wednesday filing with the Nebraska secretary of state’s office that Brewer’s real home is in Murdock, just
The filing says the Gordon shed is not listed or taxed as
residential property.The secretary of state’s office is reviewing the complaint and a response is expected by next week.