Republicans, Salem team up in TX campaign event


The Presidential Straw Poll will be held 8/31/07 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. It's a collaboration of the Republican Party of Texas, and Townhall parent Salem Communications. Salem, which specializes in religious and conservative programming, will "provide a local and national platform for the presidential straw poll though Dallas/Ft. Worth's News Talk 660 K-SKY, Salem Radio Network."

Salem's Hugh Hewitt will hold his radio show on site and will run candidate speeches, and will provide a national portal for conservative citizens to participate in the event.

K-SKY/KWRD-FM VP/GM Pete Thomson said, "This straw poll will help define a presidential front-runner and K-SKY's is excited to be part of this historic event."