Former National LP Chair James Lark to Address Convention

After months of legal dispute with Ohio's Secretary of State, Ken Blackwell, Ohio Libertarians will hold a special convention on June 19th at the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Conference Center, 4900 Sinclair Rd. in Columbus, Ohio from 1PM to 4PM to nominate candidates for 2004.

Former National LP Chair, Dr. James Lark III of Virginia, will address the convention.  Dr. Lark has been a member of the Libertarian Party since 1984.  He currently serves as an at-large member of the Libertarian National Committee, and as the national campus coordinator for the Libertarian Party.

Official party business will include nominating candidates for the 2004 election cycle, elections of LPO Northwest and Northeast regional officers, and a reaffirmation vote for the Libertarian Party of Ohio's Constitution and By-laws as written on our website.  Potential candidates for public or internal office should contact Executive Director Robert Butler at (800) 669-6542, (614) 547-0290, or for more infromation.

Free refreshments will be available at the LPO Headquarters, 700 Morse Rd. Suite 208 at 12PM for anyone interested in learning more about the party and for members to visit their state office.  Attendence at the special convention is also free, but only members of the LPO will be eligible to vote.