Nate Silver: Senate seat is Ben Sasse’s to lose and that won’t be easy

Joe Jordan | Nebraska Watchdog

Dave Domina

According to election guru Nate Silver, not only is Nebraska’s U.S. Senate race Republican Ben Sasse’s to lose, it’s all but a done deal as well.

Ben Sasse

Silver’s FiveThirtyEight website predicts that Sasse is 97 percent likely to defeat Democrat Dave Domina.

For Silver there’s only one other open seat in the country that’s a bigger slam dunk—Oklahoma is 98 percent likely to go to the GOP.

Lincoln’s KLIN radio (see video below) asked Nebraska Watchdog’s Joe Jordan to weigh in as well.

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