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, August 28, 2008

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

THORNBURGH TO CONVENE STATE BOARD OF CANVASSERS

TOPEKA, KS – Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh will convene a meeting of the State Board of Canvassers at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 29, 2008, in the Secretary of State’s office, Memorial Hall, second floor. The board will meet to certify the results of the primary election.


The board is defined by statute and comprised of Secretary of State Ron Thornburgh, Governor Kathleen Sebelius and Attorney General Steve Six. Governor Sebelius will be represented by Sally Howard, Chief Counsel to the Office of the Governor, and General Six will be represented by Mary Feighny, Assistant Attorney General.


Upon concluding the canvass, the primary election results will be deemed official and available to the public.


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