Inauguration Ticket Drawing to be Held Thursday

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WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — The random drawing for Inauguration Day tickets will be held in the 11th District on Thursday, December 20.

Congresswoman Marcia Fudge’s office received 312 requests for the Swearing-In Ceremony at the Inauguration of President Obama on January 21st. Only 210 tickets have been made available to 11th District residents.

The drawing will be held at Congresswoman Fudge’s office located at 4834 Richmond Road, Suite 150 in Warrensville Heights beginning at 9:30 a.m. District resident Tommie Ramsey, district Director John Hairston and Rev. Shawn Braxton of New Life Cathedral in East Cleveland will be on hand to draw the names at random.

All residents chosen will be contacted within 48 hours of the drawing. If the district is unable to contact a recipient, additional names will be drawn.

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