College Hosts Public Ballot Issues Forum


Sinclair College Hosts Public Ballot Issues Forum Three Key Issues to be Presented to Public

WHAT: A public forum hosted by Sinclair Community College to discuss three key ballot issues: Age Limits for Judges, Health Care Choices, and Government Union Contracts in Dayton, Ohio. Both sides of the issues will present with questions from the audience after the panelists have presented.

WHEN: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

WHERE: Sinclair Community College, Building 8
Ponnie Kendell Center
Stage Area, Basement

CONTEXT: "We encourage our student to be better informed in our local government," Sinclair President Steve Johnson said. "It's events like this that allow students to become more involved with the local Dayton community."

WHO:

2:00 p.m. Introduction of the Moderator
-Ellen Belcher, Forum Moderator
Tom Roberts, Ohio Fellows Advisor
2:05-2:35 p.m. Issue #1 Age Limits for Judges
- Introduction of Issue #1 Panelists
- Presentation of Issue #1 by Panelists
- Followed by Q & A

- Ellen Belcher, Forum Moderator
- Bill Weisenberg, Asst Ex Dir for Public Affairs, Ohio Bar Association
- Darrel L Heckman, Former Pros. Atty Champaign Co.

2:35-3:15 p.m. Issue #3 Health Care Choices
- Introduction of Issue #3 Panelists
- Presentation of Issue #3 by Panelists
- Followed by Q & A

- Ellen Belcher, Forum Moderator
- Chris Littleton, Ohioans for Healthcare Freedom
-Dr. Donald Nguyen, Pediatric Urologic Surgery, Childrens Medical Center

3:15-3:55 p.m. Issue #2 SB5- Government Union Contracts
- Introduction of Issue #2 Panelists
- Presentation of Issue #2 by Panelists
- Followed by Q & A

- Ellen Belcher, Forum Moderator
- Chris Kershner, VP Public Policy & Economic Development for Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
-Gary Leppla, Board Certified Trial Lawyer

4:00 p.m. Closing - Ellen Belcher, Forum Moderator


CONTACT:

Adam Murka
  Director of Public Information
  Sinclair Community College
  Direct: (937) 512-2947
  Cell: (937) 245-0739
  adam.murka@sinclair.edu