PRESS RELEASE from Romney for President


CONTACT: Romney Press Office

January 2, 2012

Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford Files Paperwork for Mitt Romney to Appear on Illinois Ballot in Springfield on Tuesday

Boston, MA – On Tuesday, Illinois State Treasurer and Romney for President Illinois Chairman Dan Rutherford will file the necessary paperwork for Mitt Romney to appear on the Illinois ballot. Rutherford will file the maximum number of signatures. The Romney campaign in Illinois also has a complete slate of 54 Delegates and 54 Alternates in the 18 Congressional districts.  Treasurer Rutherford will hold a press availability following the filing. The following event is open to the press:


Tuesday, January 3, 2012


Event:                        Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford Files Petition for Mitt Romney to be Eligible for Illinois Republican Primary Ballot


When:                        7:45 AM CST


Location:                  Illinois State Board of Elections

                                    1020 South Spring Street

                                    Springfield, Illinois