Notice of General Election Nov. 8


The voters of Brown County are notified by the county election board in accordance with Indiana Code 3-10-2-2 that a general election will be held in the county on November 8, 2016, with the polls open for voting from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., prevailing local time.

In accordance with the list of candidates and the public questions certified to me by the Indiana election division or this county’s election board, and the certificates of candidate selection filed in the office of the circuit court clerk of this county, candidates for the following offices will be on the general election ballot:

Constitutional Amendment Question: Shall the Constitution of the State of Indiana be amended by adding a Section 39 to Article 1 to provide that the right to hunt, fish, and harvest wildlife shall be forever preserved for the public good, subject only to the laws prescribed by the General Assembly and rules prescribed by virtue of the authority of the General Assembly to:

(1) promote wildlife conservation and management; and

(2) preserve the future of hunting and fishing?

Offices to be filled by Voters:

President and Vice President of the United States; United States Senator; Governor and Lieutenant Governor; Attorney General; Superintendent of Public Instruction; United States Representative District 9; State Senator District 44; State Representative District 65; County Recorder; County Treasurer; County Surveyor; County Commissioner District 1 and 3; County Council At-Large; Brown County Schools Board Member At-Large.

Judicial Retention Questions:  Indiana Court of Appeals, First District Shall Judge Edward W. Najam, Jr. be retained in office?

Indiana Court of Appeals  Fourth District Shall Judge Patricia A. Riley be retained in office?

DATED, THIS 14th DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 2016. Brenda Woods Circuit Court Clerk

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