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==Treasurer==
 
==Treasurer==
 
===Current incumbent===
 
===Current incumbent===
{{reddot}} [[Richard Mourdock]]
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{{reddot}} [[Richard Mourdock]] ''(Term-limited)''
 
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===General Election Candidates===
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*{{reddot}} [[Kelly Mitchell]]<ref>[http://www.indgop.org/news/2014-republican-statewide-ticket ''The Indiana Republican Party'', "2014 Republican Statewide Ticket," June 7, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://www.votekellymitchell.com/ Kelly Mitchell for Treasurer 2014 Official campaign website,'' "Homepage," accessed November 20, 2013]</ref>
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*{{bluedot}} [[Mike Boland]] - Former Illinois state Rep.<ref name=running14>[http://www.indystar.com/story/news/politics/2014/05/23/former-illinois-state-representative-seeks-democratic-treasurer-nomination/9508341/ ''indystar.com'', "Former Illinois state representative seeks Democratic treasurer nomination," May 23, 2014]</ref>
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===Lost in the primary convention===
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*{{reddot}} [[Wayne Seybold]] - Mayor of Marion, 2012 congressional candidate<ref>[https://www.facebook.com/SeyboldForIndiana ''Seybold for Indiana Campaign Facebook Page,'' "Timeline," accessed October 3, 2013]</ref>
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*{{reddot}} [[Don Bates]]<ref>[http://batesforindiana.com/ ''Don Bates for Treasurer 2014 Official campaign website,'' "Homepage," accessed November 20, 2013]</ref>
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===Duties===
 
===Duties===
 
The [[Treasurer|treasurer]] is responsible for maintaining the state funds and acting as the state's bank.  The main duty of the office is collecting money owed to the state and investing it as needed. The office also distributes money to local governments as needed and offers student loan programs.
 
The [[Treasurer|treasurer]] is responsible for maintaining the state funds and acting as the state's bank.  The main duty of the office is collecting money owed to the state and investing it as needed. The office also distributes money to local governments as needed and offers student loan programs.
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==Auditor==
 
==Auditor==
 
===Current incumbent===
 
===Current incumbent===
{{reddot}} [[Suzanne Crouch]]
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{{reddot}} [[Suzanne Crouch]] ''(Running)''
 
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===General Election Candidates===
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*{{reddot}} [[Suzanne Crouch]] - Incumbent<ref name=running14/>
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*{{bluedot}} [[Michael Claytor]] - Retired CPA<ref>[http://www.wishtv.com/news/indiana/cpa-michael-clayton-running-for-auditor ''WISHTV.com,'' "CPA Michael Claytor running for auditor," September 11, 2013]</ref>
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===Duties===
 
===Duties===
 
The Auditor of Indiana is responsible for maintaining all State accounts, which include obligations to other governing bodies and individuals (state employee compensation, tax money distribution, etc.). They also report to the state legislature on odd numbered years a complete report of all things financial that relate to the auditor position of the previous two years.<ref name="code"/>
 
The Auditor of Indiana is responsible for maintaining all State accounts, which include obligations to other governing bodies and individuals (state employee compensation, tax money distribution, etc.). They also report to the state legislature on odd numbered years a complete report of all things financial that relate to the auditor position of the previous two years.<ref name="code"/>

Latest revision as of 14:25, 21 August 2014



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Indiana Down Ballot State Executive Elections

Primary Date
May 6, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Indiana State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
Secretary of State
Down Ballot
Treasurer, Auditor

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Two down ballot state executive positions are up for election in the state of Indiana in 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014.

Indiana is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Voters are not required to register with a party, but the ballot they get depends on which party they have voted for most often in the past.[1]

Office Incumbent Assumed Office Incumbent running? General Election Candidates 2014 Winner Partisan Switch?
Treasurer Richard Mourdock
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2006 Term-limited Republican Party Kelly Mitchell
Democratic Party Mike Boland
Libertarian Party Mike Jasper
Pending
Auditor of State Suzanne Crouch
Suzanne Crouch.jpg
2014 Yes[2] Republican Party Suzanne Crouch
Democratic Party Michael Claytor
Libertarian Party John Schick
Pending


Key deadlines

Deadline Event
February 7, 2014 Filing deadline
May 6, 2014 Primary election
May 31, 2014 Primary convention, Democratic Party
June 7, 2014 Primary convention, Republican Party
November 4, 2014 General election
November 25 Deadline for State Elections Division to certify general election results
January 1, 2015 Inauguration day for state executive officials in general election

Treasurer

Current incumbent

Republican Party Richard Mourdock (Term-limited)

General election

Lost at convention

Duties

The treasurer is responsible for maintaining the state funds and acting as the state's bank. The main duty of the office is collecting money owed to the state and investing it as needed. The office also distributes money to local governments as needed and offers student loan programs.

Auditor

Current incumbent

Republican Party Suzanne Crouch (Running)

General election


Duties

The Auditor of Indiana is responsible for maintaining all State accounts, which include obligations to other governing bodies and individuals (state employee compensation, tax money distribution, etc.). They also report to the state legislature on odd numbered years a complete report of all things financial that relate to the auditor position of the previous two years.[11]

See also

References