Indiana Republican Party


Indiana Republican Party

The Indiana Republican Party is the affiliate of the Republican Party in Indiana. The party is headed by the Indiana Republican State Committee, J. Murry Clark, Chairman.

2007 Elections

In the elections 2007 Greg Ballard defeated two-term Democratic incumbent, Bart Peterson, to become the next mayor of Indianapolis. The race which the Indianapolis Star claims "stunned Indiana political circles" [ [http://www.indystar.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20071111/LOCAL190501/711110419 Indy Star.com 2007 Indianapolis Mayor election] ] puts a Republican in charge of Indiana's largest city after eight years of Democrat leadership. In Terre Haute Duke Bennett won the mayor's race with 50.4 percent of the vote, making him the first Republican mayor in 40 years. [ [http://media.www.indianastatesman.com/media/paper929/sections/20071107Campus.html Indiana Statesman - Campus media] .]

Indiana Republican Statewide Officeholders

*Governor: Mitch Daniels
*Lieutenant Governor: Becky Skillman
*U.S. Senator: Dick Lugar
*Attorney General: Steve Carter
*State Superintendent of Public Instruction: Suellen Reed
*Secretary of State: Todd Rokita
*State Treasurer: Richard Mourdock
*State Auditor: Tim Berry

External links

* [http://www.indgop.org/ Indiana Republican Party website]
* [http://www.indgop.org/gopcounties.php/ Indiana GOP County Websites]
* [http://www.in.collegerepublicans.org/ Indiana College Republicans]
* [http://www.rlc.org/States/in/ Republican Liberty Caucus]
* [http://politics1.com/in.htm/ Indiana election directory]

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