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Sheehy is a native of [Nebraska]. He graduated from [Cecilia High School] and attended the [of Nebraska-Lincoln] and Central Community College. In 1982, Sheehy began work as an emergency medical technician for [Metro] Ambulance in Hastings, Nebraska. He had been a market general manager with Rural Metro for 18 years when he was appointed Lieutenant Governor. Sheehy served on the Hastings City Council from 1994-2000, serving as council president from 1996-2000. In 2000 Sheehy, then a [], was elected Mayor of Hastings, a non-partisan office. He became a Republican in August 2003, and was reelected as Mayor in 2004. He was serving in his second term as mayor when he was appointed Lieutenant Governor. He was Heineman's running mate in 2006 and was elected to another term as Lieutenant Governor which will last until January 2011.
Lt. Governor Rick Sheehy State Capital, Room 2315 PO Box 94863 Lincoln, NE 68509 Phone: 402-471-2256 Fax: 402-471-6031