Governor Pete Ricketts was sworn in as Nebraska’s 40th Governor on January 8, 2015. Governor Ricketts was first elected to office upon winning the Nebraska gubernatorial election on November 4, 2014. Prior to his election as governor, he worked to support Nebraska entrepreneurs and startup companies.
A lifelong Nebraskan, Deb Fischer is the senior senator from Nebraska, and was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 2012. Fischer is committed to working with Republicans and Democrats alike to advance sensible policies that will promote strong Nebraska families and communities.
Ben Sasse was elected in a 2014 landslide, winning each of Nebraska’s 93 counties, and securing the second-largest margin for a new senator in the history of the state. A fifth-generation Nebraskan, Ben grew up walking beans and detasseling corn, experiences that taught him the value of hard work.
Jeff is a member of the House Appropriations Committee, which is responsible for the expenditures of government. Prior to serving in Congress, Jeff worked as a publishing industry executive in Lincoln, where he also served on the Lincoln City Council.
Lt. Governor Mike Foley was first elected to office as the running mate of Governor Pete Ricketts in 2014. Prior to his election as Lieutenant Governor, he served eight years as Nebraska State Auditor and served six years in the Nebraska Unicameral Legislature as the State Senator for District 29 in Lincoln.
Chairman Dan Welch (Left), National Committeewoman Lydia Brasch (Right), and National Committeeman J.L. Spray (Far Right) are devoted to electing strong conservative candidates who support the Party's principles of limited government, personal freedom, and fiscal responsibility.
Hamilton is a veteran of local and statewide races. Prior to joining the NEGOP he served as the Vice President of j3 Strategies, a Nevada-based consulting firm. He is a graduate of the Catholic University of America, attended graduate school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and has been certified by USA Weightlifting as a Level 1 Sports Performance Coach.
Tyson spent the first 24 years of his life in the Pacific Northwest. He grew up in a small town outside of Seattle before attending Central Washington University and graduating with a degree in Political Science and Communications. He has worked in Republican politics for over 7 years in both Washington State and Michigan. Prior to relocating to Nebraska, Tyson served as the Deputy State Director for the Donald Trump campaign in Michigan. When Tyson is not at the office he is likely watching Baseball, Football or Golf.