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The smallest town: a walk around town

Elsie Eiler is the only remaining resident in Monowi, Nebraska

Population of one: the smallest town in the US

Elsie Eiler is the mayor, treasurer, librarian, bartender and only resident
Trump

Projected for Trump

State projected at: 21:00 EST (02:00 GMT)

5 electoral votes

Congress

Senate
2 seats, none up for election

There is no Senate election in Nebraska this year. The current senators are Republicans Deb Fischer and Ben Sasse.

Democrats

0 seats

Republicans

2 seats

Independents

0 seats

House of Representatives
3 seats, all up for election

Democrats

0 seats
Change: (−1) since the last election.

Republicans

3 seats
Change: (+1) since the last election.

Independents

0 seats
Change: (no change) since the last election.