gradient
goingon
Monday, October 22nd, 2018
Congressman Set to Speak at Steuben County Event Saturday
Friday Jan 05, 2018 5:55am
Timbers Seafood & Steakhouse, 1212 West Maumee Street • Angola, IN

By: Sheila McCrea

A congressman who is ducking it out in a contested primary for the Republican Party’s nomination to run for U.S. Senate will be visiting Northeast Indiana this weekend. U.S. Representative Todd Rokita will be a guest speaker for the Steuben County Republican Breakfast on Saturday.

Rokita, a Republican from Brownsburg, represents the 4th Congressional District in Indiana. He is currently in a heated battle for the Republican nomination for the candidacy for the U.S. Senate with U.S. Representative Luke Messer, a Republican from Greensburg representing the 2nd Congressional District; and state Senator Mike Braun of Jasper.

The three are seeking the nomination to run against incumbent Sen. Joe Donnelly, a Democrat from Granger who is completing his first term. Republicans are trying to regain the Senate seat held for decades by Senator Richard Lugar.

Rokita will be speaking to the Steuben Republican breakfast that starts at 8 a.m. at Timber’s in Angola.

Rokita was first elected to Congress in 2010 after having served two terms as Indiana Secretary of State. Indiana’s election law was changed to require voter identification in order to cast a ballot under Rokita.

Todd Rokita
(10-22-2018) • Police Officer Struck in Prusuit
Location of News Item: Kendallville, IN
(10-21-2018) • Six People Arrested After Angola Traffic Stop Saturday
Location of News Item: Angola, IN
(10-19-2018) • September Jobless Rate Down In Michigan
Location of News Item: Lansing, MI
(10-19-2018) • Accident on 327 Injures One
Location of News Item: 4118 State Road 327 • Auburn, IN
(10-19-2018) • Woman Avoids Jail Time For Drug Charges
Location of News Item: Wauseon, OH
(10-19-2018) • Car Verse Buggy Accident North of Fremont Thursday Night
Location of News Item: California Township • Quincy, MI
(10-18-2018) • Edgerton Power Outage Thursday Morning
Location of News Item: Edgerton, OH
(10-18-2018) • Ohio Gas Scam Circulating
Location of News Item: Bryan, OH
(10-18-2018) • Alvordton Man Arrested After a Secret Indictment
Location of News Item: Alvordton, OH
(10-18-2018) • Ohio Company Repays Loan to Steuben County
Location of News Item: Angola, IN
(10-18-2018) • 5th HAC Cup Gives High School Students Taste of Humanities
Location of News Item: Trine University • Angola, IN
(10-17-2018) • More Area Citizens Are Upset About the Michindoh Aquifer Plan
Location of News Item: Auburn, IN
(10-17-2018) • Northwest Ohio Priest Accused of Sexual Abuse
Location of News Item: Montpelier, OH
(10-17-2018) • Police Detain Fugitives on Indiana Toll Road
Location of News Item: Howe, IN
(10-16-2018) • Angola Common Council Discusses Public Fire Protection Surchages
Location of News Item: Angola, IN
(10-16-2018) • Authorities Are Looking for a Hit and Run Suspect
Location of News Item: Garrett, IN
(10-15-2018) • Bryan Main Street Will Be Receiving Grant
Location of News Item: Bryan, OH
(10-15-2018) • Man Reported Missing from Branch County
Location of News Item: Quincy, MI
(10-15-2018) • Angola Man Saved From Burning House
Location of News Item: Angola, IN