The 59th Annual Madison County Republican Lincoln Day Dinner is coming up and organizers are touting a speakers list that includes a former presidential candidate. Minnesota Congresswoman and former GOP Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann will be the featured speaker at the event later this month. The guest list will also include appearances by Congressman Rodney Davis, local members of the Illinois General Assembly and the nominated 2014 Republican candidate for Governor.

Andrew Carruthers is the Chairman of the Madison County Republican Party and he says they are expecting a good turnout.

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Carruthers says tickets are $40 per person, $80 per couple or $320 per table. He adds that they are also looking for sponsors and that sponsorships are available at multiple price levels.

The dinner will be held at the Bethalto Knights of Columbus Hall on Saturday, March 22 with a reception starting at 4 p.m. To find out more about tickets or how to become a sponsor you can call 314-439-1104 or you can visit the Party’s website at

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