True The Vote 2013 National Summit Approaching
The annual True the Vote National Summit will be held in Houston, TX April 12-13. Attendees will be treated to speeches from leading voices in the battle for election integrity--from both the U.S. and Mexico.
The summit will offer concerned citizens an opportunity to network and coordinate in efforts to promote free and fair elections in the years to come. Issues of education, research, training, messaging, and legislation will be among the topics covered at True the Vote’s summit.
This year’s summit promises to expand the scope of work involved to achieve election integrity and welcomes news voices to the fold. Speakers currently confirmed for the April gathering are:
The Hon. Scott Gessler, Colorado Secretary of State
The Hon. Don Palmer, Secretary – Virginia State Board of Elections
The Hon. Rosario Marin, Former U.S. Treasurer
The Hon. Dr. Victor Guerra, Executive Director of the Mexican Federal Electoral Register (IFE)
The Hon. Quico Conseco, Former United States Congressman from Texas
John Fund, Co-Author of Who’s Counting and the National Affairs Columnist for the National Review
Anita MonCrief, ACORN Whistleblower and organizing director for Citizen Patriot Response
Cleta Mitchell, Political Law Attorney with Foley & Lardner
Hans von Spakovsky, Former FEC Commissioner and Senior Legal Fellow at the Heritage Foundation
Rev. C.L. Bryant, Pastor, Documentarian and former NAACP Chapter President
Adryana Boyne, Voto Honesto Development Director
Tom Fitton, Judicial Watch President
Rev. Rafael Cruz, Pastor, Professor and Father of Senator Ted Cruz (TX)
J. Christian Adams, Former DOJ Voting Section Attorney and New York Times Bestselling Author of Injustice
Bethany Bowra, Youth Activist and Founder of NextGenerationVoters.com
Cesar Ruiz, Youth Activist and Debate Champion
For more information or to participate in True the Vote’s efforts to organize sustainable citizen engagement across the country, visit the 2013 True the Vote National Summit website and get registered.