Pete Ricketts, Governor

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John Peter Ricketts

Current Location:: Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States
Birthplace: Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joe Ricketts and Private
Husband of Susanne Ricketts
Brother of Tom Ricketts; Todd Ricketts and Laura Ricketts

Occupation: Businessman, politician
Managed by: Pascal Michel Savin
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About Pete Ricketts, Governor

John Peter "Pete" Ricketts (born August 19, 1964) is the 40th and current governor of the U.S. state of Nebraska, and the former chief operating officer of Ameritrade. He was the Republican nominee for the 2006 U.S. Senate race in Nebraska, which he lost to incumbent Ben Nelson. He ran for governor of Nebraska in the 2014 election, this time defeating the Democratic Party's nominee, Chuck Hassebrook. He was inaugurated as governor on January 8, 2015.

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August 19, 1964
Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska, United States