Created: Mon, 02 Jun 2014 11:15:00 CST
Updated: Mon, 02 Jun 2014 03:24:09 CST
Gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts has named Lieutenant Governor Lavon Heidemann as his running mate in November's general election.
Ricketts and Heidemann made the announcement together this afternoon at the State Capitol in Lincoln.
With his eyes set on November's election, today Gubernatorial Candidate Pete Ricketts will announce his running mate.
The Republican candidate and Omaha businessman is set to make his Lieutenant Governor nominee announcement this afternoon in Lincoln.
Ricketts will first hold a press conference in Lincoln at 1:30 before traveling to the Tri-Cities.
He is set to speak in Kearney at 4:00.
Ricketts is facing Democrat Chuck Hassebrook in the November general election.
Hassebrook has yet to announce his running mate.