PHOENIX, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (SVREP) and its sister organization the William C. Velasquez Institute (WCVI) will host a nonpartisan Latino Vote briefing to highlight the importance of the final presidential debate in Arizona on Wednesday, October 13, 2004.
Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2004 Location: Arizona State University (ASU West) Sands Building, Room 105 (Southwest Campus Quad) 4701 West Thunderbird Road, Phoenix, AZ Time: 10 am to 1 pm Invited Speakers: Antonio Gonzalez, President, William C. Velasquez Institute Andy Hernandez, Professor, St. Mary's University The Honorable Representative Ed Pastor, Kerry-Edwards 2004 Co-Chair * Mario Rodriguez, Western Chair, Bush-Cheney 2004* Alfredo Gutierrez, No on Prop 200 * Kathy McKee, Protect Arizona Now * Invited Emcee: Mirthala Salinas, Telemundo * Co-Sponsors: Arizona LULAC Arizona Clean Elections Institute Arizona Campaign for Communities Hispanic Honor Society/Latino Students Union of ASU West The Honorable Mary Rose Wilcox, Maricopa County Supervisor (*) Denotes invited speaker
Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (SVREP) is the oldest national nonprofit nonpartisan organization committed solely to the political empowerment of Latino communities through voter registration, voter education and voter participation. SVREP was established by the late Willie Velasquez in 1974 in Phoenix, Arizona to encourage civic and political participation in Latino and other underrepresented communities. Since its inception, SVREP has registered over 2.2 million Latino voters throughout the southwest and Florida. SVREP has offices in San Antonio, Texas; Los Angeles, California; Miami, Florida; and Phoenix, Arizona. Please visit http://www.svrep.org/ for more information. Southwest Voter Registration Education Project
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