It comes as no surprise that John Whitbeck didn’t let the electronic dust settle on his campaign website. He clearly had been looking for something to run for since he lost to Randy Minchew in the 10th HOD district primary. Most had speculated a run for LCRC chair.
That not looking like such a good idea with Mark Sell firmly entrenched, he managed to find another 10th district seat to run for: the 10th congressional district chairmanship, which Howie Lind is vacating. According to Whitbeck (also known as Whitblack in some circles for his close association to Dick Black), he has Lind’s endorsement. His full announcement is here