LAPORTE | The chairman of the Indiana Republican Party is scheduled to be one of the keynote speakers a GOP event in LaPorte.
Eric Holcomb will give an address at the May 9 Lincoln Day Dinner at the Silver Palace, 1719 State St.
Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m. with a buffet dinner to follow at 6:30 p.m, said LaPorte County Republican Party Chairman Leigh Morris.
The theme of the event is "Hoosier Republicans Leading the Way."
Holcomb has chaired the Indiana Republican Party since January 2011 and was previously the deputy chief of staff for now former Gov. Mitch Daniels and his campaign manager.