With the May 6 Primary just days away, the Rushville Republican staff asked candidates in contested races to answer some questions to help area voters in the selection process.
The following is in the race for recorder.
Beverly Buhler: Republican
1.What do you feel are the responsibilities of this office?
To record deeds, mortgages and just about anything people bring in.
2.Why are you seeking this office?
I really like the job and have done it part time for 15 years now. I would like to keep serving the people.
3.What challenges does this office face during the coming term?
The laws changing, they are constantly changing all the time.
4.Why should citizens vote for you?
I have 15 years of experience, I want people to know that I can still do the job.
Kevin Spilman: Republican
1. What do you feel are the responsibilities of this office?
To keep all public records available for the public to view and preserve them for generations, make sure everything is in order.
2. Why are you seeking this office?
I have always been interested in serving the public. I am on the fire department now.
3. What challenges does this office face during the coming term?
Maybe things going more digital and computerized seems that paper ways are going away and recording is done on computers now.
4. Why should citizens vote for you?
I work good with the public, customer service is important and I think the public should be helped and respected.