Pence expected to announce his 2016 re-election bid during INDGOP Spring Dinner
May 18, 2015 Indiana Republican Party

Attention Media:

Indiana Republican Party Chairman Jeff Cardwell issued the following statement regarding Gov. Mike Pence’s plans to formally announce his 2016 re-election bid during the Indiana Republican Party’s Spring Dinner on June 18:

“Gov. Mike Pence is a conservative leader and dedicated public servant who always puts Indiana first,” Cardwell said. “Under his leadership, our state’s fiscal health is strong and we are outpacing the nation in job growth. In fact, more than 100,000 private sector jobs have been created since Pence took office. He also followed through on his promise to put education first this legislative session by making an historic investment in our children, teachers and schools. We are excited the governor will formally announce his plans to seek re-election during our annual Spring Dinner, and we look forward to hearing his ideas for the future of our great state." 

The dinner will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Primo Banquet Hall located at 2615 National Ave. in Indianapolis. Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is the keynote speaker. Event and ticket information is available at Anyone interested in sponsorship information should email


Any media interested in attending the dinner should RSVP by contacting INDGOP Communications Director Erin Reece.

Media Contact:
Erin Reece
Communications Director
Indiana Republican Party
O: 317.964.5027
C: 765.618.5339