State senator Steve Lathropis kicking off his statewide listening tour as he weighs a run for governor.
Lathrop announcedthat he will visit Plattsmouth on Tuesday to meet with business and communityleaders. The stop is the first of nearly 20 planned visits to communitiesthroughout the state.
Lathrop, a democrat,has said he is seriously considering a run for governor in the 2014 election.
Currentrepublican governor, Dave Heineman, is ineligible to run again because of termlimits.