Jon Bruning bio
AGE: 38. Born April 30, 1969, in Lincoln to Roger and Mary Bruning.
RESIDENCE: Lancaster County
EDUCATION: Graduated from Lincoln Southeast High School in 1987. Graduated with a bachelor's degree in history from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1990. Earned law degree from UNL in 1994.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: General counsel for Vital Learning Corp. in Omaha, 1994-1997. Attorney in private practice.
POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Vice president of University of Nebraska student government, 1989-1990. Elected as a state senator in 1996 and re-elected in 2000. Elected attorney general in 2002 and re-elected in 2006.
RELIGION: MethodistFAMILY: Wife, Deonne Niemack, two children.