Posted: 5:24 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012
By Jessica Wehrman
Presidential fundraising in Ohio by month
February: Mitt Romney $931,396
Barack Obama $137,730
March: Romney $116,572
April: Romney $182,726
May: Romney $480,475
June: Romney $410,993
Obama $ 297,246
July: Romney $527,105
Source: Federal Election Commission
Voter info session at Dayton Metro Library on Sept. 29
The Greater Dayton Association of Black Journalists will host a nonpartisan voter’s education forum from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at Dayton Metro Library’s downtown branch, 215 E 3rd St, Dayton.
Beverly King and Jan Kelly of the Montgomery County Board of Election will share information as will Brenda Mack, president of the Ohio Black Republican Association. A representative from the Democratic Party will also be in attendance.
There will be a voting machine demonstration and an opportunity to register to vote on site.
Meet the candidates, learn about issues on Oct. 7
The Dayton Metro Library will sponsor a special forum, “Election 2012: Know the Issues — Avoid the Spin,” on Sunday, Oct. 7, from 2-4 pm at the Main Library auditorium, 215 E. Third Street, downtown. The program is free and open to the public.
The forum will focus on the economy, healthcare and the electoral process, and will be moderated by the Greater Dayton Area chapter of the League of Women Voters. A brief overview of the issues will be presented, followed by a discussion with candidates running for the U.S. House and Ohio legislature.
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