Lt. Governor Ellspermann is Lincoln Day speaker


Indiana Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann was the keynote speaker at the 2015 Ohio County Lincoln Day Dinner.

Mayor April Hautman welcomed the Lieutenant Governor, introduced her and presented her with a key to the City of Rising Sun.

As Lieutenant Governor, Ellspermann heads the Indiana State Department of Agriculture; the Office of Energy Development; the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority; the Office of Community and Rural Affairs and the Office of Tourism Development.

She comes from Ferdinand, Indiana – a smaller town than Rising Sun. She spoke on the need to assist all Indiana towns – not just the large ones – and her heart for small town Indiana.

Representative Randy Frye addressed legislation that is being addressed in this session as well as the balanced budget. A large crowd was on hand to enjoy the dinner and evening.