Republican Gov. Pete Ricketts faces Sen. Bob Krist of Omaha, the Democratic nominee, in this year's gubernatorial race.

Ricketts will be seeking a second term.

Krist will be term-limited out of the Legislature at the end of the year after serving 10 years as a state senator.

The governor is the chief executive officer in state government. The term is for four years and there is a two-term limit; salary is $105,000 annually. 

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