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Office of Governor Pete Ricketts

Gov. Ricketts to Serve on the Council of Governors

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Governor Ricketts (far right) at today’s Council of Governors meeting in Washington, D.C.


WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts issued a statement following news that President Donald J. Trump had appointed him to serve as a member of the Council of Governors.


“I am honored to be appointed by President Trump to serve on the Council of Governors.  I look forward to representing Nebraska as I work with the President and fellow Governors on national defense priorities.”


You can find the announcement from President Trump on the appointment here.  You can find more information about the Council of Governors here.