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Gov. Ricketts Comments on the Passing of U.S. Senator John McCain

Media Contacts:  

Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970

Eric Maher, 402-471-1974




LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following news that U.S. Senator John McCain passed away at the age of 81.


“Our country has lost a great patriot who dedicated his life to serving our country in our military and then in the U.S. Senate.  Our prayers and condolences are with the McCain family.”