The League of Women Voters of Lincoln County will host a discussion of the statewide ballot measures, coupled with a forum for the State Legislative candidates in House District 10 and Senate District 5 On Wednesday, October 19th, beginning at 6:30 pm, at the Hallmark Resort in Newport. The program includes candidates for the State Senate: Senator Arnie Roblan (D) and his challenger, Dick Anderson (R). The Libertarian candidate, Dan Souza, has been invited. Rep. David Gomberg (D) has also confirmed his attendance and his challenger, Thomas Donohue (R) has been invited.
The presentations from candidates will be followed by a limited question and answer session. A review of the Statewide Ballot Measures which will appear on this fall’s ballot will round out the evening. Refreshments will be provided, coupled with time to visit directly with the candidates. The public in invited to attend and take advantage of an opportunity to focus some attention on local political activity.
The League of Women Voters Voters’ Guide is will be available at the October 19 event, as well as a variety of locations in each community. It is currently being distributed to libraries, community centers, city halls and other locations throughout Lincoln County. The nonpartisan election report is published by the League of Women Voters of Oregon. Qualified candidates for state-wide Oregon offices were invited to respond to questions prepared by league members. It also includes a summation of the state-wide ballot measures.