Liz Brown (politician)

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Elizabeth Brown
Member of the Indiana Senate
from the 15th district
Assumed office
2014
Preceded by Thomas Wyss
Member of the Fort Wayne City Council
from the At-Large district
In office
2008–2012
Preceded by Sam Talarico
Succeeded by John Crawford
Personal details
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Steve
Children 7
Residence Fort Wayne, Indiana
Alma mater University of Notre Dame
University of Iowa

Elizabeth Brown is an American politician from the state of Indiana. A member of the Republican Party, she serves in the Indiana State Senate, representing the 15th district.

Brown served on the City Council of Fort Wayne, Indiana for the At-Large district from 2008 to 2012,[1] She ran when incumbent City Councilman, Sam Talarico, retired.[2] Brown was succeeded by John Crawford.[3] Brown was first elected to the Indiana Senate in 2014.[4] She ran for the United States House of Representatives for Indiana's 3rd congressional district in the 2016 elections.[5][6] She lost the primary to Jim Banks.[7]

Brown is a 1980 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, where she was a varsity athlete on the fencing team.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liz Brown to City Council: Don't take 'no' for an answer". fortwayne.com. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  2. ^ http://elmexicanonews.com/newspaper/2011/april/el_mexicano_newspaper_april2011_page10.pdf
  3. ^ "The New Balance of Power". Fortwaynereader.com. 2011-12-19. Retrieved 2018-05-01. 
  4. ^ "Liz Brown wins state senate seat". WANE. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Liz Brown to announce bid for U.S. Congress". 21Alive. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  6. ^ "Liz Brown announces her candidacy for Congress". fortwayne.com. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  7. ^ "Banks wins crowded GOP race to replace Stutzman". Indystar.com. 2016-05-03. Retrieved 2018-05-01. 

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