Deadline for election letters

Election letters pertaining to the May 8 primary elections and the candidates must be received by The Republic by 5 p.m. April 27.

Email your letters to editorial@therepublic.com, or send them to 2980 N. National Road, Suite A, Columbus, IN, 47201.

Letters must be 500 words or less and include the letter writer’s name, address and daytime phone number for verification to be considered for publication.

Candidates for office are not permitted to submit letters during the election season, although supporters of the candidates may do so.