Before formally announcing his candidacy for the Senate in
During appearances in
It was the beginning of a three-day thirteen city announcement tour of
Johanns told the crowd, "I want to be your next United States Senator, to put my conservative experience to work for
Two other Republican candidates are in the race; Nebraska Attorney General Jon Brunning and Schuyler businessman Pat Flynn. For the moment no Democratic candidate has declared, although former Nebraska Governor and Senator Bob Kerry has said he will make a decision soon on whether or not to enter the race.
To view Johanns' video announcement, click HERE.