Nebraska State Senator Officially Announces His Run for Governor Today

Nebraska state Sen. Bob Krist says that Nebraskans are ready for a change...so he has decided to run for governor. Krist claims Governor Ricketts has too much power...with the best legislature he could buy.

Krist says he is registered Republican but plans to switch his affiliation to non partisan and form a "Unity Ticket".

Krist acknowledges it is going to be "tough to raise moneyn and "tough to convince Nebraskans that a billionaire can be beat". But Krist says his polling shows it can be done.