True the Vote Hosts Ohio State Summit August 25, 2012

Aug 25, 2012, 10:16 ET from True the Vote

Summit to Focus on Ensuring Election Integrity in Ohio

HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- True the Vote and Ohio Voter Protection will hold an Ohio State Summit to discuss election integrity within the state. The summit will feature outstanding speakers and experts on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. in Worthington, Ohio.

Schedule of speakers is as follows:

  • Catherine Engelbrecht, Founder and President of True the Vote (9:00 a.m.*)
  • Anita MonCrief, ACORN Whistleblower and publisher of "Emerging Corruption" (9:30 a.m.*)
  • Tom Fitton, President of Judicial Watch (12:20 p.m.*)
  • Ken Blackwell, Columnist and former Ohio Secretary of State (12:45 p.m.*)
  • Bill Seitz, Ohio State Senator (1:45 p.m.)

*Approximate times

"We are working to ensure voter integrity in Ohio, a very important swing state in the 2012 Presidential race," said Engelbrecht. "In the last 12 elections, the state has accurately picked the winning presidential candidate. We need to make sure that every vote is counted.  We're excited to have some fascinating speakers who will provide us with their thoughts about the challenges related to voter fraud in Ohio."

WHAT: Conference to discuss the latest research findings, legislative updates and training methods to help interested citizens across the country to strengthen the election process.

WHEN: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Saturday, August 25, 2012. NOTE: Schedule subject to change. 

REGISTRATION: Media who wish to cover the summit can register at NOTE: Official media credentials and photo ID will be required upon check-in.

WHERE: Griswold Ballroom, Holiday Inn, 7007 North High Street, Worthington, OH 43805. Tel: (614) 436-0700. 

WHY:  True the Vote is an initiative developed by citizens for citizens to ensure fair and legal elections. The organization strives to inspire and equip volunteers for involvement at every stage of the electoral process. True the Vote promotes ideas that actively protect the rights of all voters, regardless of their political party affiliation. Learn more at

SOURCE True the Vote