LATTA ANNOUNCES U.S. MILITARY SERVICE ACADEMY APPLICATION TIMELINE
Washington, July 11, 2008
Congressman Bob Latta (R-Bowling Green) is pleased to announce he is accepting applications for nominations to the United States Military Service Academies. Applications for the 2009 academic year will be accepted for the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point.
Candidates residing in Ohio’s 5th Congressional District who are interested in seeking a nomination to one of the four military service academies must meet the following basic requirements:
Interested candidates may obtain an application from Congressman Latta by calling his office at 1-800-541-6446. Completed applications must be postmarked by September 30, 2008.
Congressman Robert Latta was elected in a special election in 2007 to serve Ohio’s 5th Congressional District. He is a member of the House Committee on Agriculture and the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, in addition to serving on the House Energy Action Team (H.E.A.T). Congressman Latta previously served as a member of the Ohio General Assembly and as a Wood County Commissioner.