Gov. Ricketts Hosts Third Annual Economic Development Summit

20 Aug 2018

Gov. Ricketts hosts SBA Administrator Linda McMahon at the Third Annual Governor’s Economic Development Summit.

Governor Pete Ricketts, state and local officials, and 400 members of Nebraska’s business and economic development communities gathered in Lincoln on July 12 for the Nebraska Governor’s Economic Development Summit.  Celebrating its third year, the all-day event is considered to be the pinnacle forum for discussing the unique challenges and opportunities facing Nebraska’s economy.

“You want to make sure every young person born in the state has the same opportunities you have had to pursue the American dream,” said Governor Ricketts.  “The vision for my administration is to grow Nebraska.  And by that I mean to create more and better-paying jobs, keep our kids and grandkids here, [and] attract other people from around the country and the world …”

Full video of the Governor’s comments can be found by clicking here.

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