511 petitions were turned into the city clerk's office, making a total of more than 6,000 nominating petitions turned in. This is far more than the unreasonable 3,000 required.
However, the establishment GOP is back to its old dirty tricks, trying as hard as they can to discount or disqualify every petition they can to keep a real fiscal conservative off the ballot. Remember that, while I'm proposing reducing the state budget by 10%, Jasper and the RINO's actually gave the Democrats even more money in the end than they'd even asked for! Speaker Shawn "State Income Tax" Jasper gave the Democrats expanded Obamacare, $12 million in pay raises, several tax and fee increases, and a more than 7% increase in state spending.