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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Primary Candidate Forums 2014

The League of Women Voters will host two candidate forums in New Hanover County this primary election season, co-sponsored by WECT/FOX Wilmington, and moderated by Jon Evans, WECT/FOX Wilmington. The first forum will be held on Wednesday, April 16th at 6pm, and will consist of primary candidates for the North Carolina Senate, 8 and 9 and U.S. House of Representatives, District 7 Democrats. The following night, on Thursday, April 17th at 6 pm, a forum with primary candidates for the New Hanover County Sheriff, Board of Education, and Commissioners elections will be held. Both forums will take place at the New Hanover County Senior Resource Center at 2222 South College Road in Wilmington. Doors open 5:30pm

These forums give citizens a chance to ask candidates questions about their positions on important issues. Be informed! Know your candidates before you go to the polls for the primary elections on May 6th. Moderator Jon Evans, WECT/Fox Wilmington will use a broad range of questions sent in by viewers. Each candidate will be asked the same questions, with ample time for response. Citizens may email questions for candidates to Jon Evans or

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