Walloped in 2006, Pete Ricketts alters campaign strategy
Pete Ricketts, shown here in 2010 at TD Ameritrade's annual meeting in Omaha, says he's ditched the red cap that he used in his 2006 U.S. Senate bid.
Posted: Sunday, September 8, 2013 12:00 am
Pete Ricketts is going to do things differently this time, starting with a no-red-cap rule.
The wealthy Omaha businessman, who was shellacked by Democrat Ben Nelson in an expensive 2006 U.S. Senate race, is running for the Republican nomination for governor. He is the seventh candidate to embark on the campaign trail in a bid to succeed Gov. Dave Heineman.
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Sunday, September 8, 2013 12:00 am.