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Pete Ricketts

56 Years
Full Name
John Peter Ricketts
Birthday
Aug 19, 1964
Age
Gender
Male
Zodiac
Leo
Profession
Politician
Birthplace
Nebraska City, Nebraska

Pete Ricketts Biography

An American politician who is best recognized for serving as the 40th Governor of Nebraska since 2015 is named John Ricketts. He is a member of the Republican Party. The son of Joe Ricketts, founder of TD Ameritrade; Pete has worked for the company from 1993 until the year 2016 with a brief hiatus during an unsuccessful run for the U.S. Senate in 2006. Additionally, he is the part-owner of Major League Baseball's Chicago Cubs. He also ran for the U.S. Senate against Democratic incumbent Ben Nelson in the year 2006 where he won the Republican primary but later lost the general election. In the year 2014, he ran for the Nebraska governorship in 2014 where he defeated Democratic Party nominee Chuck Hassebrook, 57.1%-39.2%. He was then re-elected to a second term as governor in November 2018. In June 2020, he threatened to withhold $100 million in federal COVID-19 money for local governments if local governments in Nebraska required individuals who entered courthouses and other local government offices to wear face masks. Scroll down to get more information about John Ricketts's Full Biography, Untold Story, Personal Life & Affairs, Political Career Timeline.

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