WHO: Jim “Mack” McIngvale, President Gallery Furniture
Brian Burch, President CatholicVote.org
George Strake, President, Strake Foundation
Dr. Joseph Kerwin, Scientist-Astronaut Skylab 2
WHAT: Press Conference to announce release of new CatholicVote ad
WHEN: Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 11:30 AM
WHERE: Gallery Furniture – 6006 North Freeway between Tidwell and Parker
WHY: CatholicVote.org, a national grassroots educational project, will release a new television advertisement in Houston, Wednesday July 15. The new ad is the third spot in a year long campaign titled: “Life: Imagine the Potential.” The new ad will be aired on local Houston television stations with sponsorship assistance from Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale.
CatholicVote.org gained national attention earlier this year with the release of “Imagine Spot 1” to coincide with the inauguration of Barack Obama as President. The ad was rejected by NBC and NFL for airing during the Super Bowl. The spot has been viewed by over 1.8 million visitors on YouTube here
Spot 2 in the campaign was released in May and ran during the American Idol finale in six states. Spot 2 can be viewed here
CatholicVote.org is a non-partisan project of the Fidelis Center for Law & Policy, a 501(c)3.