Taming the Leviathan: Reducing the Size and Scope of Government

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Monday, November 6
12:00 p.m.

"Taming the Leviathan: Reducing the Size and Scope of Government"
Pete Ricketts
Governor of Nebraska

About Governor Pete Ricketts

Pete Ricketts is the 40th governor of Nebraska. Since taking office in 2015, he has successfully fostered a more effective and more efficient state government. Prior to being elected governor, Gov. Ricketts held various senior leadership positions at TD Ameritrade. He is also the founder of Drakon, LLC, a company geared toward the support of local startups and entrepreneurs. He is also a director of the Chicago Cubs baseball team.

About Hillsdale College

Founded in 1844, Hillsdale College is an independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts college with a student body of about 1,500. Its four-year curriculum leads to the bachelor of arts or bachelor of science degree, and it is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Hillsdale’s educational mission rests upon two principles: academic excellence and institutional independence. The College does not accept federal or state taxpayer subsidies for any of its operations – even indirectly in the form of student grants and loans.