FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, August 21, 2015
Secretary Husted Appoints Robert L. Burkley to the Paulding County Board of Elections
COLUMBUS –Secretary of State Jon Husted has appointed Robert L. Burkley as a member of the Paulding County Board of Elections. Mr. Burkley will complete the unexpired term of William Shugars.
State law requires bipartisan representation on each of Ohio’s 88 county boards of elections. Each board is made up of two Republican members and two Democratic members, all of whom must be qualified electors in the counties for which they serve. The Secretary of State makes appointments to boards of elections based on the recommendations of the executive committees of the respective county political parties.
Robert Burkley was recommended by the Paulding County Democratic Executive Committee.
For more information, please contact Joshua Eck at (614) 466-2729