FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 14, 2011
GOP PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFUL
HERMANN CAIN TO SPEAK AT “WE THE PEOPLE CONVENTION”
Cain Scheduled to Appear at Saturday Night PAC Dinner
– June 14, 2011 – We the People Convention, Inc., a 501 (c) 4 non-profit organization today announced that Hermann Cain, one of the GOP presidential candidates, will be a featured speaker at the Saturday night Citizens PAC dinner at the “We the People Convention” being held on July 1-2, 2011, at the Convention Center. (www.WethePeopleConvention.org).
Cain is an American businessman, columnist, minister, and radio host from Georgia. He is best known as the former chairman and CEO of Godfather's Pizza. His poll numbers have been climbing ever since the first debate in .
“I am very pleased and excited that Hermann Cain has agreed to reach out to Ohioans by speaking at the We the People Convention,” said Tom Zawistowski, convention president. “He has excited conservative voters with his performance in recent debates and his common sense approach to solving problems. Our Ohio Citizens PAC dinner is not a black-tie high roller event reserved only for the state’s elite political class. It a chance for common citizens to hear Mr. Cain with their own ears and see him with their own eyes and have a chance to look him in the eye and shake his hand. These are the citizen activists that will decide who wins Ohio in 2012.”
Many political analysts have projected the successful GOP candidate will need to win the if he or she expects to capture the in the 2012 presidential election. Historically, Ohio has been critical in deciding the outcome of the presidential election. Rarely has a presidential candidate won the presidency without the backing of Ohio.
Cain participated in Monday night’s GOP presidential debate, sparring with the other seven political figures who have declared their intentions to fight for the GOP presidential nomination including Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Tim Pawlenty, Michelle Bachmann, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul.
In addition to Cain’s appearance, “We the People Convention” will be hosting notable figures such as Journal columnist John Fund; Political Analyst Dick Morris; Tea Party Patriots Co-Founder Jenny Beth Martin, Matthew Spalding, Vice President for American Studies at The Heritage Foundation; Rebecca Hemleich of Americans for Prosperity; and ACORN whistleblower Anita Moncrief.
For more information or to register, visit http://www.wethepeopleconvention.org/.