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Lt. Gov. Rick Sheehy resigns, effective immediately

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Nebraska Lieutenant Governor Rick Sheehy has resigned effective immediately.  

Governor Heineman announced the resignation at a quickly called news conference this morning.  

Heineman says the resignation followed disclosures made in a public records request, but declined to comment further.  

Sheehy had been considered the front-runner for the 2014 Governor race and had been endorsed by Heineman.    

Heineman says a search for Sheehy's replacement will start immediately.    



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