Lester Moore

Democrat Tara Nelson will be the party’s nominee in the 4th Congressional District.

She won 58% of the vote over Lester Moore in Tuesday’s Primary.

Nelson thinks the General Election race against incumbent Republican Todd Rokita will be tough. However, she feels prepared to take her message to voters.

Bowman off 4th Congressional District ballot

Apr 30, 2012

A candidate in the Fourth Congressional District race is being kicked off the November ballot.

The Libertarian Party elected to remove Joe Bowman’s name after it was discovered that he lied about his criminal record when registering for the nomination.

The State Central Committee notes that the Lafayette resident “misrepresented” himself at the state convention and rescinded his bid for the seat.

Party officials are seeking a replacement candidate now.  They have until June 30th to do so.

4th Congressional District Democratic Primary

Apr 2, 2012

Congressman Todd Rokita is ending his first term in office without a challenger in the Primary Election. However, the Republican will have opposition in November.

Two Democrats are vying for their party's nomination in the 4th Congressional District.

WBAA's Mike Loizzo reports on the race between Tara Nelson and Lester Moore.

For more information about the candidates, click on the links below:

Tara Nelson

Lester Moore

Moore receives endorsement

Feb 6, 2012

One of the Democrats running for the party’s nomination in the 4th Congressional District is getting more support.