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Candidate Forum

LWV-CC hosted a public nonpartisan candidate forum on January 27, 2018. Candidates shared their platforms and answered questions from the audience. The races included Justice of the Peace, 219th State District Court Judge, County Judge, TX Senator District 8, TX Representative District 66, and US Representative District 3. US Representative District 3 candidates in the photo (left to right): Scott Jameson (L), Sam Johnson (D), Adam Bell (D), Roger Barone (I), Christopher Claytor (L), Lorie Burch (D), Alex Donkervoet (R), David Niederkorn (R), and Medrick Yhap (D).


Party Politics Forum

Leaders from the Democratic, Green, Libertarian, and Republican parties described their party's platforms and structure at a public nonpartisan forum hosted by LWV-CC. Party leaders in the photo from left to right: John Myers (Vice-Chairman of the Collin County Republican Party), Ed Kless (Chair of the Collin County Libertarian Party), Mike Rawlins (County Chair, Collin County Democratic Party), and Shannon Carter (Co-Chair, Collin County Green Party).

Candidate Forums

McKinney Candidate Forum

View a VIDEO of the McKinney candidate forum that was hosted by LWV-CC at the McKinney Senior Recreation Center on April 1.

Allen Candidate Forum

View a VIDEO of the Allen candidate forum that was held on April 5 at the Allen Public Library. It was hosted by the Allen Council of PTAs and the Friends of the Allen Public Library, with assistance from LWV-CC.

Plano Candidate Forum

The LWV-CC hosted a public candidate forum at the Haggard library on April 8. Candidates for Plano Mayor and City Council, Plano ISD Trustees, and Collin College Trustees shared their positions on issues.