The League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha held a moderated candidate forum for the candidates on the 2018 Republican primary ballot for the office of Douglas County Assessor/Register of Deeds. The candidates are Walt Peffer and Kris Pierce. The winner of this primary race will go on to appear on the ballot in the general election in November.
The incumbent Douglas County Assessor/Register of Deeds, Diane L. Battiato, is a Democrat who will automatically advance to the general election.
The League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha is a nonpartisan organization that never supports or opposes any candidate for office or political party. LWVGO’s mission is to inform and empower voters.