Carrick Perlinger Elected Governor of Cornhusker Boys’ State


Congratulations to Carrick Perlinger of Valley Forge on his recent election to the office of Cornhusker Boys’ State Governor. Governor-Elect Perlinger comes to us from Paxton, Nebraska and will be formally sworn into office tomorrow morning in front of the entire delegation. Perlinger will serve as Governor into June of 2013.

Governor-Elect Carrick Perlinger

Delegates Visit Nebraska’s State Capitol


On Friday afternoon, delegates visited the Nebraska State Capitol building. Cornhusker Boys’ State officeholders visited the offices of their Nebraska counterparts, while the legislature met in the Warner Chamber and the CBS Supreme Court heard cases within Nebraska’s highest courtroom.

Gubernatorial Candidates Debate in Kimball Hall

On Friday morning, gubernatorial candidates Carrick Perlinger and Brent Comstock debated in Kimball Hall, just an hour before the gubernatorial general election. Each candidate voiced their opinion on the various issues facing our state, including the Keystone XL Pipeline, agriculture, marijuana usage, caffeine-related illness, and personal views in politics, among others. Check back later today for the results of this election!