The Primary Election is May 3. Packets for candidates are ready to pick up. 
The first day to file for office was Jan. 5. In last week's edition of the Rushville Recorder was an overview of general state positions for the upcoming election. In addition, this week we are sharing the candidacy selection for Rush County specifically. 
Below is a list of offices up for the 2022 election.
US Senator (Young)
US Representative District 6
State Representative District 55
Secretary of State (Nominated at state convention-general ballot only)
Auditor of State (Nominated at the state convention-general ballot only)
Treasurer of State (Nominated at the state convention-general ballot only)
Rush Co. Prosecutor
Rush Co. Recorder
Rush Co. Sheriff
Rush Co. Assessor
Rush County Commissioner – Northern District
Rush County Council – District 1 (Center, Ripley, Union, Washington)
Rush County Council – District 2 (Anderson, Orange, Posey, Richland, Walker)
Rush County Council – District 3 (Jackson, Noble, Rushville 2, Rushville 7, Rushville 8)
Rush County Council – District 4 (Rushville 1 and Rushville 3)
Township Trustees
Township Advisory Board
Democrat State Convention Delegates (Elected in Primary)
Republican State Convention Delegates (Elected in Primary)
Democratic Precinct Committeemen (Elected in Primary)
Rush Co. Schools Board District 1 (General ballot only)
Rush Co. Schools Board District 2 (General ballot only)
Rush Co. Schools Board District 5 (General ballot only)
Charles A Beard School Board Greensboro Township (General ballot only)
Charles A Beard School Board Ripley Township (General ballot only)
Charles A Beard School Board Wayne Township (General ballot only)
At this time, we can confirm the following have announced candidacy:
Rebecca J Messer Garner -Rush County Recorder
Debbie Richardson - Rush County Recorder