LIVE: Ricketts gives vaccine update

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Gov. Press Conference 4/5/21

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- Governor Ricketts will be giving an update on vaccination in Nebraska in his weekly press conference. Tune in here at 10 a.m. to watch and follow our live updates below.


  • Check with your local health department to see if you’re eligible for vaccination in your district
  • For the first time in 18 weeks, Ricketts says that hospitalizations went up in Nebraska
  • Eviction moratorium was extended on April 1
  • Next press briefing is Monday at 10 a.m.
  • Ricketts’ opinion on the new controversial voting laws in Georgia (10:15):
    • says the law allows more access to voters in Georgia (others have argued the opposite)
    • Says it’s ok if election offices pass out water bottles
    • Ricketts says Nebraska needs to start requiring voter ID
  • Ricketts would be against any sort of vaccine mandate for college students (10:27)
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