Pete Ricketts in Norfolk Tuesday Evening
NORFOLK - GOP gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts will be in Norfolk tomorrow night, and the public is invited to meet with him. Ricketts, one of five men seeking the Republican nomination for the 2014 governor’s race, will be the guest of the Norfolk Rotary tomorrow night beginning at 5:30 in the Time Square Event Center. Ricketts is the son of an entrepreneur and a public school teacher. His family owns TD Ameritrade and the Chicago Cubs. Ricketts ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate in 2006, losing to incumbent Democrat Ben Nelson. Others in the race for the Republican nomination for governor include State Senators Charlie Janssen, Beau McCoy and Tom Carlson and State Auditor Mike Foley.