Lane Siekman

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Lane Siekman
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Indiana, District 6
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolRising Sun High School
Bachelor'sBall State University
Master'sUniversity of Oklahoma Economic Development Course
J.D.Indiana University
OtherUniversity of Oklahoma Economic Development Course
Personal
Place of birthOhio County, Indiana
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
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Lane Siekman was a 2014 Democratic candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 6th Congressional District of Indiana.[1] Siekman was defeated by Susan Hall Heitzman in the Democratic primary on May 6, 2014.[2]

He was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 6th Congressional District of Indiana.

Biography

Siekman was born and raised in Ohio County, Indiana.

Education:[3]

  • Rising Sun High School
  • Ball State University, Bachelor of Science degree in finance and economics
  • 1990: Indiana University, Juris Doctorate
  • 2010: University of Oklahoma Economic Development Course

Career

  • Owns law firm in Ohio County, Indiana[3]
  • City Attorney for Rising Sun, Indiana[3]
  • Adjunct instructor at Ivy Tech Community College[3]
  • Served as legal counsel to several government agencies[3]

Elections

2014

See also: Indiana's 6th Congressional District elections, 2014

Siekman ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Indiana's 6th District.[1] Siekman was defeated by Susan Hall Heitzman in the Democratic primary on May 6, 2014.[2]

U.S. House, Indiana District 6 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSusan Heitzman 48.3% 9,073
Lane Siekman 29.6% 5,571
Corinne Westerfield 22.1% 4,150
Total Votes 18,794
Source: Results via Associated Press Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

2012

See also: Indiana's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

Siekman was running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Indiana's 6th District. Siekman sought the nomination on the Democratic ticket.[4] Siekman would have faced Brad Bookout, Jim Crone, Dan Bolling, Barry Welsh, George Holland and Susan Hall Heitzman in the Democratic primary. Candidates Don Bates, Jr., Bill Frazier, Travis Hankins, Luke Messer, Joseph Van Wye, and Joe Sizemore ran in the Republican primary. Candidates wishing to run were required to file by the signature filing deadline of February 24, 2012. The primary elections took place on May 8, 2012.

Siekman intended to run in 2012 after forming an exploratory committee, but eventually decided against a run in 2012.

Personal

Siekman and his wife, Robin, have three children.[3]

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