Note to the press: Please include the following statement from State Rep. Wendy McNamara (R-Evansville) in your coverage of Gov. Eric Holcomb's and Secretary of State Connie Lawson's announcement Friday to move the May primary election to June 2 due to the novel coronavirus pandemic:
STATEHOUSE (March 20, 2020) – "Indiana is facing unprecedented times that require decisive leadership. Governor Holcomb and Secretary Lawson are keeping Hoosiers' health and safety a top priority by moving the primary election to June. We will also maintain the integrity of our election process while making sure Hoosiers have access to mail-in absentee ballots. Communities across the state are feeling the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, and our local, state and federal leaders will continue taking proactive steps to avoid spreading the virus further."
State Rep. Wendy McNamara (R-Evansville) represents House District 76,
which includes portions of Posey and Vanderburgh counties.
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