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Former Governor Walters to Speak at Canadian County Democrats’ Second Annual Bean Supper

July 17, 2007

Former Governor David Walters, owner and president of Walters Power International based in Oklahoma City, will be the keynote speaker at the Canadian County Democrats Annual Bean Supper from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on July 28 at Redlands Community College Conference Center.

YUKON – More than 100 Democrats from all over the state are expected to attend the Canadian County Democrats second annual Bean Supper on Sat., July 28. Oklahoma Governor David Walters will be the featured keynote speaker at the event from 6:00-9:00 p.m., at Redlands Community College Conference Center.

The facility is located one mile north of I-40 at 1300 S. Country Club Road in El Reno.

Walters, who served as Democratic Governor of Oklahoma from 1991 to 1995, is currently owner and president of Walters Power International, a trading business specializing in electrical power plants and generation equipment. The company is based in Oklahoma City.

“We are honored to have Governor Walters headline our annual bean supper this year,” Canadian County Democrats Chair Jody Harlan said. “Our ticket sales nearly doubled overnight when people heard that he was going to be our speaker.”

The public is invited to attend, but tickets must be reserved in advance and are available on a first come, first served basis. The cost is $25 per person. Tables seating six guests are $125.

Part of the proceeds will launch a new scholarship program for Young Democrats in Canadian County.

To register or get more information about the Candidate County Democrats’ Annual Bean Supper, contact Canadian County Democrats Secretary Carol Ruth at (405) 361-4005 or

or Shirley Burton at (405) 354-5754 or