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Video Release: Gov. Ricketts Delivers Address on Limited Government at Hillsdale College

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VIDEO: Gov. Ricketts addresses Hillsdale College. Watch here.


HILLSDALE, MICHIGAN – On Monday, Governor Pete Ricketts delivered an address at Hillsdale College on his administration’s successful efforts to reduce the size and scope of state government.  The Governor’s address was delivered during a “Markets and Policy” seminar series hosted by the college.


In the luncheon address, Ricketts touted Nebraska’s first-in-the-nation reemployment program and operational excellence initiatives which are helping deliver a higher level of customer service and bringing costs down.


About Hillsdale College


Hillsdale College is an independent institution of higher learning founded in 1844 by men and women “grateful to God for the inestimable blessings” resulting from civil and religious liberty and “believing that the diffusion of learning is essential to the perpetuity of these blessings.” It pursues the stated object of the founders: “to furnish all persons who wish, irrespective of nation, color, or sex, a literary, scientific, [and] theological education” outstanding among American colleges “and to combine with this such moral and social instruction as will best develop the minds and improve the hearts of its pupils.”  Read more about Hillsdale College by clicking here.