RON THORNBURGH
Secretary of State
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STATE OF KANSAS
Memorial Hall, 1st Floor
120 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1594
(785) 296-4564
www.kssos.org


NEWS ADVISORY

For Immediate Release
Thursday, April 20, 2006

Contact Information
Stephanie Wing, Public Information Officer
Office of the Secretary of State
(785) 296-8571
stephaniew@kssos.org

THORNBURGH TO SWEAR-IN WYANDOTTE
COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSIONER

TOPEKA, KS- Kansas Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh will officially swear-in Bruce Newby as the Wyandotte County election commissioner at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, April 21, 2006. The ceremony will take place in the commissionerís chamber of city hall, 710 North 7th Street, Kansas City.

Newby was appointed by Thornburgh earlier this month to replace Patricia Rahija, who retired after eleven years of service.

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