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Blanco Candidate Forum

Blanco Forum

Blanco Candidate Forum

CONTACT: MARY ELLEN SUMMERLIN, 830.895-7982, mects@ktc.com BLANCO--The League of Women Voters of the Hill Country is conducting a Candidate Forum on Tuesday, October 16 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. The two candidates for Texas House District 45 are participating in the forum at the Blanco Library in the Large Conference Room at 1118 Main Street (Highway 281) in Blanco. Candidate forums conducted by the League of Women Voters of the Hill Country are free and open to the public with a focus on audience questions for the candidates. The Texas House of Representatives District 45 is comprised of Blanco and Hays counties. The two candidates on the election ballot are Erin Zwiener (D) and Ken Strange (R). The League of Women Voters - Hill Country conducts a candidate forum with League members present who are skilled in organizing candidate forums for elections. A League member moderates the forum with each candidate making an opening statement and a closing statement. Members of the audience attending a candidate forum may submit a question by writing the question on a card provided by the League. Each question is screened by two members of the League and given to the moderator. Each candidate answers the question with a League member serving as a timekeeper for the response time. This candidate forum is not affiliated with or hosted by the Blanco County Library. Please address all inquiries about this candidate forum to the League of Women Voters - Hill Country at the following email: president@lwvhillcountrytexas.org. League of Women Voters of the Hill Country, Texas is focused on registering citizens to vote, educating citizens on candidates and issues, and mobilizing citizens to vote. Visit the League website: lwvhillcountrytexas.org for more information or contact president@lwvhillcountrytexas.org.