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February 28, 2023 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) explained how President Joe Biden’s open borders policies led to the recent murder of nursing student Laken Riley. Riley was brutally murdered while on a morning run. Her alleged killer is an illegal alien who had been paroled by the Bide...
February 28, 2024 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE) issued the following statement commenting on Leader Mitch McConnell’s announcement this would be his last term as Leader: “Under Mitch McConnell’s leadership, Republicans in the Senate secured a majority on the Supreme Cour...
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February 28, 2024 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts (R-NE), a member of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, slammed the Biden administration’s appeasement-first foreign policy for emboldening Iran and its terrorist proxies. “Iran’s proxies are a threat to American national security,” Rick...

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News Channel Nebraska MINDEN, Neb. — One of Nebraska’s U.S. Senators is pushing legislation designed to benefit the ethanol industry. Pete Ricketts is co-sponsor of the Flex Fuel Fairness Act, which was introduced by Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Thursday. The bill would give car manufacturers 31% credit ...
FOX News FIRST ON FOX: A GOP senator is calling for a disciplinary inquiry into Hunter Biden’s legal team after a judge accused one lawyer of lying about her identity to court officials. “I’ve heard from countless Americans who are concerned our justice system is being weaponized against President Biden’...
Norfolk NE Radio WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill that would eliminate the reporting requirement for emissions from animal waste has been introduced by U.S. Senator Deb Fischer and co-sponsored by U.S. Senator Pete Ricketts. This bill comes after the EPA rescinded the 2019 Emergency Planning and Community Right...

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February 25, 2024 Agriculture is the heart and soul of what we do in Nebraska. It’s the backbone of our state’s economy. It’s also essential to our national security. Any threat to our farmers and ranchers is a threat to us all. That’s why it’s unacceptable President Biden has presided over the fastest, biggest d...
February 16, 2023 In December, President Biden’s team shut down two border rail crossings in Eagle Pass and El Paso, Texas. The administration also falsely implied the closures were necessary for enforcement. In reality,Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents were reassigned&...
February 9, 2024 President Joe Biden claims he needs new legislation to secure our southern border. That’s just not true. President Trump brought border crossings to a 45-year low. He used the same laws currently available to Biden. Biden is just playing politics and refusing to do his job.&nb...

Ricketts Replies: Ricketts Addresses Nebraskans’ Concerns on Biden’s EV Mandate

Sen. Pete Ricketts February 21, 2024 3:41 pm

Ricketts on Supp. Border-Foreign Aid Bill: “We Needed to Pass the Right Deal, Not Just Any Deal”

Sen. Pete Ricketts February 15, 2024 11:04 am

Ricketts on Senate Floor: With Joe Biden, Americans Are Getting Open Borders Policies

Sen. Pete Ricketts February 15, 2024 11:04 am

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