Candidate’s night before the general election will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at the Colville City Hall from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Candidates legislative and county elections are being invited to speak so that area residents can meet the candidates and ask questions. The event is being sponsored by the Colville Branch of the American Association of University Women. AAUW member Mary Selecky will moderate the forum.
Washington state has a mail in ballot voting system and ballots will be mailed out mid-October. Be an informed voter and attend the forum. Candidates for State Representative Position 1 and Position 2; County Commissioner District 1 and District 3; County Treasurer; Superior Court Position 1 and Position 2; and Public Utility District 1 Commissioner District 1 have been invited to attend.
Your vote counts and informed voters make a difference in federal, state and local government elections. This is an important forum where you can meet candidates and ask questions. Questions will be collected during the forum and candidates will be given an opportunity to respond to the questions.
President Katie Schuerman said that the American Association of University Women Colville Branch has been sponsoring candidate’s forums since the early 1980s and looks forward to greeting you and providing an opportunity to hear the candidate’s views on issues important to voters in northeast Washington state
-Submitted by the Colville AAUW