MOUNT VERNON — Mike Vargo continues to gather signatures as he campaigns for president of the United States and wants to help voters understand his values and positions as an Independent
“If people out there would really like to see another candidate on the ballot, I need their help,” Vargo stated.
The Centerburg high school teacher and Mount Vernon resident needs 5,000 petition signatures to have his name on the Ohio ballot but is hoping for 6,000 in case any of them are invalid.
“August 8 is the deadline if I want to get my name of the ballot,” said Vargo. August 22 is the deadline for the paperwork to qualify as a write-in candidate. He is trying to acquire approximately 150 signatures a day to reach his goal.