FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FROM: JIM SCHUCK, CHAIRMAN, DELAWARE COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY

 RE: SCREENING OF INDIVIDUALS DESIRING TO SEEK THE DELAWARE COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY’S APPOINTMENT TO THE VACANT DELAWARE COUNTY COMMISSIONER POSITION

 DATE: JULY 2, 2015

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The Delaware County Republican Party has announced the process by which it will appoint a Delaware County Republican elector to fill the unexpired term of Delaware County Commissioner left vacant by the recent resignation of Ken O’Brien.

Individuals who are interested in seeking the Delaware County Republican Party’s appointment may obtain a copy of the Candidate Questionnaire by contacting Chairman Jim Schuck at jschuck@bricker.com.

All candidate questionnaires and other required materials must be submitted via e-mail ONLY (in PDF form) no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 to Nelson Katz, DCRP Screening Subcommittee Chair, at nelson0535@earthlink.net, and Jim Schuck, DCRP Chairman, at jschuck@bricker.com.

Please be advised that candidates for appointment will be required to sign a waiver for a background check and be responsible for paying the cost of the background check, which is $100.00. Applicants will also be required to submit a resume, three letters of reference, and a completed questionnaire and submit for an interview before the Delaware County Republican Party’s Screening Subcommittee at a place and time designated by the Chair of the Screening Subcommittee.

The Delaware County Republican Central Committee will meet on August 11th, 2015 at 7:00 pm at Northgate Church, 7097 E. State Route 37, Sunbury, Ohio, for the purpose of appointing an individual to fill the vacancy. The meeting is open to the public.

For further information or questions, please contact Chairman Jim Schuck at (614) 227-8839.