Indiana Republican leaders have voted in a private meeting to choose Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb as the candidate who will replace Gov. Mike Pence as the GOP gubernatorial nominee following his withdrawal to become Donald Trump’s vice presidential running mate.
The 22 members of the Indiana Republican State Committee including Mishawaka dentist and St. Joseph County Commissioner Dr. Deb Flemming.
The committee chose Holcomb over U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks and Todd Rokita and state Sen. Jim Tomes (toms) of Wadesville.
Check back for updates on how the vote went down, as well as reaction.
The Associated Press contributed to this story.