04/25/12 One of the state’s leading advocates for family values, and conservative citizens group, the Indiana Family Action PAC, has endorsed state representative candidate Francis Ellert (R) for the Indiana House District 17 election.

“I am very pleased and honored to be endorsed and supported by the Indiana Family Action PAC,” said Francis Ellert. “This issue is important to me and state legislators have a responsibility to be active in efforts to protect strong family values. This is an issue I will take on personally in the State House.”

Indiana Family Action PAC is the sister organization of Indiana Family Action. Indiana Family Action is the advocacy arm of the Indiana Family Institute. The Indiana Family Institute is the state affiliate of Focus on the Family, the Family Research Council and the Alliance Defense Fund.

Francis Ellert is a candidate in the Republican primary election in the newly-redistricted Indiana House District 17, which includes Marshall County, northern Fulton County, and the communities of Bremen, Bourbon, Plymouth, Culver, and Rochester.