Just a reminder for those of you who I haven’t already bombared with the press release about tomorrow’s MPS school board forum and 4th Congressional Disctrict convention:
4th Congressional District Convention & MPS School Board Candidate Forum to Be Held Saturday, March 31st
Final Candidate Forum Before the General Election on April 3rd Gives Voters Unique Opportunity to Meet Candidates and Elected Officials
MILWAUKEE â€“ The 4th Congressional District of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin is pleased to announce itâ€™s annual convention will be held in Milwaukee on Saturday, March 31st 2007 from 12:00 pm to 3:30pm at the Astor Hotel’s Renaissance Room, 924 E. Juneau Avenue.
This year, the 4th CD will be holding a candidate forum among the candidates running for the Milwaukee Public School Board from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. The 4th CD convention will take place immediately thereafter and is scheduled to last approximately two hours, with Congresswoman Gwen Moore confirmed as the featured speaker.
â€œThis will be a unique opportunity to hear directly from the candidates running for the MPS Board of Directors about their educational philosophy and stance on the issues facing Milwaukeeâ€™s Public Schools,â€ said Daniel Cody, Vice Chair for the 4th Congressional District of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin. â€œwe certainly encourage parents, teachers, students, and all those interested in the future of our children to attend. Itâ€™s also a great opportunity for residents of the 4th Congressional District to speak directly with their Congresswoman, Rep. Gwen Moore, and hear updates from her on important issues such as Iraq war withdrawal legislation.â€
Registration begins at 12:00pm with the MPS candidate forum beginning promptly at 12:30pm. Both events are open to the public and there is no charge for the MPS candidate forum. Registration fees for the 4th CD convention are $7.00 for Democratic Party members and $10.00 for non-members. Students with valid student IDâ€™s will be admitted free of charge.
Disclaimer: I’m the Vice Chair for the 4th CD.