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No Indiana gubernatorial run for Waterman

The AP reports Indiana GOP state senator John Waterman will not qualify for the ballot as gubernatorial candidate of “a newly formed Taxpayers Party,” which “would have required him to get more than 32,000 signatures from registered voters by June 30.” The Indianapolis Star reports that Waterman’s camp says it “collected only about 2,250 or so signatures.” Libertarian Andrew Horning is on the ballot along with GOP incumbent Mitch Daniels and Democrat Jill Long Thompson.… Read more ...

Indiana’s Waterman runs for governor as third-party candidate, kinda…

The AP reports Republican Indiana state senator John Waterman said he will run for governor as candidate of the new Taxpayers Party if supporters gather the approximately 33,000 signatures needed to place him and running mate Glenna Jehl on the ballot. A Waterman adviser said the new party, “which favors repeal of property taxes, would dissolve next Jan.… Read more ...

State Senator John Waterman considering an Independent run for Governor of Indiana

State Senator and former Sullivan County Sheriff, John Waterman, is exploring an independent run for governor of Indiana. Water says that voters are “disgruntled” about the direction of the state and want a conservative choice on the November ballot.

Waterman is a big supporter of eliminating property taxes and can count on backing from several property tax repeal groups.… Read more ...