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St. Jude Catholic Church to offer forum for local candidates

In order to foster understanding as to the issues in the upcoming election, St. Jude Catholic Church will offer a “Candidates Forum” on Monday, October 19th from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public. Each candidate has been invited to bring campaign material. Each will be allowed to describe the issues and their platform. Written questions from the floor will be allowed.

Mark Tatum, retired administrative officer of the U.S. Federal Court, will serve as moderator.

Invited to attend are:

Candidates for State Senate, District 36: Henry Burns, Ryan Gatti and Todd Hollenshead

Candidates for State Representative, District 9: Dodie Horton and Mike McHalffey

Candidates for Bossier Clerk of Court: Monica Hudson and Jill Sessions

Candidates for Bossier Assessor: Bobby W. Edminston and Patsy Maggio

WHERE: St. Jude Catholic Church, Miciotto Family Life Center, 4700 Palmetto Road, Benton, LA 71006

WHY: The candidates will discuss their positions on the issues and take written questions from the audience


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