(Aurora, Ind.) – A man who could be the next governor of Indiana will be campaigning in Dearborn County Monday.
Sixth District Congressman Mike Pence is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the Dearborn County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner.
The annual meeting of the local GOP begins at 6:00 p.m. at the Dearborn Country Club in Aurora.
Preferred seats to the dinner were being sold for $50 while general seating was offered at $40.
Pence is looking to succeed the term-limited Mitch Daniels as Indiana governor.
So far, Pence’s only Republican primary opponent is Fishers, Ind. businesses Jim Wallace. His likely 2012 general election opponent would be former Indiana House Speaker John Gregg, a Democrat.
Pence has raised more than $300,000 in large donations for his gubernatorial campaign the Indianapolis Star reported June 15.