—For Immediate Release—-
Run For Something endorses Lis Kenneth Regula for Portage County Auditor.
April 25, 2018- Lis Kenneth Regula is proud to receive the endorsement of Run for Something (RFS), an organization that supports first time candidates for office.
“I appreciate Run for Something’s endorsement,” said Regula. “I just want to improve Portage County and I’m grateful for everyone who supports my plan to do so.”
On his campaign website, Regula, a Democrat, says he plans to “streamline Portage County government.” He lists his top priorities as “modernization, efficiency and responsiveness.”
The endorsement process includes an extensive internal review with background check, staff interview and insight from local state experts.
By the numbers:
- 60 first or second time candidates endorsed this month
- RFS has endorsed 369 candidates total, from 45 states. 256 candidates have upcoming elections.
- Campaign budgets range from $3,000 to $300,000
- Win numbers range from 645 to 100,000 votes
“These first time candidates all have the heart and hustle that is so important to us at RFS, and we are proud to give them our endorsement,” said Ross Morales Rocketto, RFS co founder. “Put simply, they are the type of people we think the Party needs and the type of candidates who are going to work hard. They are knocking on doors and stepping up to run grassroots, community-led campaigns.”
Early voting for the May 8 primary has already started in Portage County. The general election is on Nov. 6.