Weinzapfel Will Not Seek Re-election
Evansville Mayor Jonathan Weinzapfel delivered a major announcement about his future in Evansville. Weinzapfel said during a news conference today that he will not seek re-election as the mayor of Evansville.According to the Courier Press when asked whether he is considering being a candidate during the 2012 Governor's election, Weinzapfel said:
"I'll take a good, hard look at that," he said. "I don't think it's any secret that I enjoy politics. I love public service, but I also, more importantly, love my family. They're all things I have to take into consideration to figure out what my next step in life is, whether it's continuing a career in public service or going back to the private sector."