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.

LIVE UPDATES: 

  • 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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