Candidate Forums

LWVTC held Candidate Forums for the 2020 Primary.  Forum information will be updated for the General Election.  

CANDIDATE FORUMS

Congressional District 10 Race Video

On October 14, 2020, candidates for the 10th Congressional District participated in a forum being held by LWV-Tacoma/Pierce County and LWVTC.  This forum was live streamed and video taped by TVW. The two candidates are:

Beth Doglio            - Democrat

Marilyn Strickland   - Democrat 

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

 

On September 12, 2020, the League of Women Voters of Thurston County (LWVTC), in collaboration with Thurston Community Media (TC Media), conducted General Election candidate forums.  Due to COVID-19, these candidate forums were conducted electronically with all participants connected via Zoom

All candidates in contested races for the State Legislature, Thurston County Commissioner, or Thurston County Superior Court were invited to participate.  The list below shows candidates who are running in races for which the League is holding General Election forums. Links to the videos for the individual races are provided.  Just use the link below the race you are interested in viewing.

 

Local Race Videos
Legislative District 22 Garry Holland    Republican
Senate Sam Hunt          Democrat

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

 
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Legislative District 22  Laurie Dolan           Democrat
House Position 1 J D Ingram              Republican
   

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

 
   
   
   
Legislative District 22  Jessica Bateman               Democrat
House Position 2 Dusty Pierpoint                  Republican
   
CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO  
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Thurston County Commission C Davis                          Republican                         
District #1 Carolina Mejia                 Democrat
   

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

 
   
   
   
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Thurston County Commission Gary Edwards            Independent
District #2 Michael R Steadman    Democrat
   

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

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TC Superior Court  Scott Ahlf
Position 8  Sharonda D Amamilo
   

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

 
   
   

 

Below is information about Statewide race forums, as well as a schedule of  opportunities to see the local forums on cable television. 

Statewide Races Videos 

On September 12, 2020, LWVTC will be hosting a Candidate Debate on behalf of the League of Women Voters of Washington (LWVWA) for the candidates running for the Office of the Secretary of State.  This will be video taped by TC Media.  The  two candidates are: 

Kim Wyman   -  Republican

Gael Tarleton  - Democrat

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO

 

The Benton-Franklin LWV cohosted the Treasurer debate.  This was aired live and recorded by Northwest Public Broadcasting. on September 17, 2020.  Watch here.

Duane Davidson (R)

Mike Pellicciotti (D)

 

LWVWA and Spokesman Review cohosted the Commissioner of Public Lands debate. This was Zoom Webinar session that was live-streamed on the Spokesman Review website and livestreamed on the LWVWA Facebook page. on October 1, 2020.   Watch here.

Hilary Franz, Democrat

Sue Kuehl Pederson, Republican

 

 

Other upcoming debates:

Lieutenant Governor

Spokane Area

Zoom Webinar live-streamed on Spokesman Review website; LWVWA FB livestream.

10/12 @ 7:00 p.m.

Yes

 

       

Superintendent of Public Instruction

Spokane Area

Zoom Webinar live-streamed on Spokesman Review website; LWVWA FB livestream.

10/6 @ 7:00 p.m.

 

Insurance Commissioner

Spokane Area

Zoom Webinar live-streamed on Spokesman Review website; LWVWA FB livestream.

10/8 @ 7:00 p.m.

 

Superintendent of Public Instruction

Tacoma-Pierce County

Aired live and recorded by TVW.
Zoom Info for 10/12 

10/12 @ 6:00 p.m.

Yes

 

Local Races Cable Schedule

Here's  the LWV 2020 schedule for Channel 77 on Comcast or Channel 23 on Consolidated Communications in Yelm.
 
House Legislative 22 Pos. 1:
 
Sunday 10/04/2020 10:00AM
Thursday 10/08/2020 8:00AM
Wednesday 10/14/2020 7:00PM
Sunday 10/18/2020 11:30AM
Friday 10/23/2020 8:00PM
Tuesday 10/27/2020 3:30PM
Wednesday 10/28/2020 12:00PM
Saturday 10/31/2020 2:30PM
Sunday 11/01/2020 1:00PM
Monday 11/02/2020 7:30AM
 
 
House Legislative 22 Pos. 2:
 
Sunday 10/04/2020 11:30AM
Thursday 10/08/2020 7:30AM
Wednesday 10/14/2020 7:30PM
Sunday 10/18/2020 12:00PM
Thursday 10/22/2020 4:00PM
Friday 10/23/2020 8:30PM
Wednesday 10/28/2020 12:30PM
Saturday 10/31/2020 3:00PM
Sunday 11/01/2020 12:30PM
Monday 11/02/2020 8:00AM
 
 
Senate Legislative 22:
Saturday 10/03/2020 11:30AM
Thursday 10/08/2020 8:30AM
Wednesday 10/14/2020 6:00PM
Sunday 10/18/2020 10:00AM
Wednesday 10/21/2020 4:00PM
Thursday 10/22/2020 10:00AM
Tuesday 10/27/2020 2:30PM
Friday 10/30/2020 1:00PM
Sunday 11/01/2020 8:00PM
Monday 11/02/2020 12:00PM 
 
 
Thurston County Commissioner, District 1: 
 
Saturday 10/03/2020 6:30AM
Wednesday 10/07/2020 12:30PM
Saturday 10/10/2020 7:00PM
Friday 10/16/2020 11:30AM
Tuesday 10/20/2020 6:30PM
Thursday 10/22/2020 3:30PM
Sunday 10/25/2020 8:00AM
Thursday 10/29/2020 2:30PM
Saturday 10/31/2020 3:30PM
Monday 11/02/2020 10:00AM
 
 
Thurston County Commissioner, District 2:
 
Saturday 10/03/2020 7:00AM
Wednesday 10/07/2020 12:00PM
Saturday 10/10/2020 7:30PM
Friday 10/16/2020 11:00AM
Tuesday 10/20/2020 8:00PM
Sunday 10/25/2020 8:30AM
Tuesday 10/27/2020 3:00PM
Thursday 10/29/2020 3:00PM
Saturday 10/31/2020 4:00PM
Monday 11/02/2020 10:30AM
 
 
Thurston County Superior Court, Pos. 8
Sunday 10/04/2020 12:00PM
Thursday 10/08/2020 2:30PM
Wednesday 10/14/2020 8:00pM
Sunday 10/18/2020 7:30AM
Thursday 10/22/2020 10:30AM
Friday 10/23/2020 4:30PM
Wednesday 10/28/2020 1:00PM
Friday 10/30/2020 12:30PM
Sunday 11/01/2020 8:00AM
Monday 11/02/2020 11:20AM

 

 

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    Where is the Zoom link?

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