-Candidates' seminar planned by Indiana Farm Bureau, registration due Friday
The filing period begins today for the May 2 Primary Election in Indiana.
To help candidates, Indiana Farm Bureau has planned a Campaign Management Training Seminar -- better known as the election school.
But candidates need to register soon. The deadline is Friday.
The two-day seminar is scheduled Feb. 2-3 at the Indiana Farm Bureau Home Office, 225 S. East St., Indianapolis.
The seminar includes information on such topics as:
-Evaluating the candidate and the electorate
-Making the announcement
-Preparing a budget
-Using a finance committee
-Filing the necessary government reports
-Structuring a campaign
-Choosing a campaign headquarters
-Targeting voter groups
-Election day activities
In addition to candidates, the seminar is for spouses and campaign managers.
Enrollment will be limited to 28 people.
The seminar costs $175 for non-Farm Bureau members and $150 for members (candidates), $75 for campaign managers (with candidate) and $50 for spouses (with candidate).
For more information, call Pete Hanebutt, (317) 692-7811 or by e-mail at
Forms are also available at the Election Office in the Clay County Courthouse.