| RON THORNBURGH
Secretary of State
STATE OF KANSAS
Memorial Hall, 1st Floor
120 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1594
For Immediate Release
Thursday, April 20, 2006
Stephanie Wing, Public Information Officer
Office of the Secretary of State
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.