News release from The Greater Fort Wayne Political Action Committee:
Vote for Economic Growth
The Greater Fort Wayne Political Action Committee (BizPAC) Board of Directors conducted written and in-person candidate evaluations of those running in local elections.
Endorsements were given to candidates who BizPAC believes demonstrated leadership in economic development and local business enhancement.
As a result of the candidate evaluations, BizPAC formally endorses the following candidates:
Indiana State Senate:
District 16: David Long
Indiana House of Representatives:
District 50: Dan Leonard
District 52: Ben Smaltz
District 79: Matt Lehman
District 80: Phil GiaQuinta
District 81: Win Moses
District 82: David Ober
District 83: Kathy Heuer
District 84: Lee Jordan
District 85: Phyllis Pond
Allen County Commissioner District 1: Nelson Peters
Allen County Council At-Large: Bill Brown, Gina Burgess and Roy Buskirk
The Greater Fort Wayne Business Political Action Committee, or BizPAC, is an organization directed by its own board. Board members are Co-Chairman Ben Eisbart, Co-Chairman Tom Kimbrough, Treasurer Fred Eckart, Chris Battell, Walt Branson, John Brogan, Gregg Kiess, Matt Kelley, Steve Piekarski, and Ric Zehr. BizPAC supports, on a non-partisan basis, elected officials or candidates who are advocates for limited government, free enterprise and a pro-business, pro-economic growth environment in the greater Fort Wayne area.