Dare LWV Announces Virtual Candidate Forums

By on August 28, 2020

To All Dare County Voters!

The Dare County League of Women Voters, partnering with the North Carolina Coastal Federation, is sponsoring Virtual Candidate Forums this year for the Dare Board of Commissioners and Dare Board of Education races.  We want to insure everyone’s safety and also afford the opportunity for voters to see and hear their candidates speak and respond to questions about the issues that are important to them.  Here are the scheduled dates and all are invited to attend via the Zoom webinar platform!


Tuesday, September 22 at 7 PM

Board of Commissioners (BOC) Candidate Forum: 

To Register:    https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gZbhsNwrTW-O9gafD5c-Ag
If you have a question for the BOC candidates send to DareLWV@gmail.com (please include your name & town)

 *** All Candidates on your ballot are participating.
Opposed:  Steve House, Kathy McCullough-Testa, Amanda Hooper Walters, Bob Woodard
Unopposed:  Danny Couch, Wally Overman


Thursday, September 24 at 7 PM

Board of Education (BOE) Candidate Forum:  

To Register:   https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_dIGoDVq5SvGN8Cq7Iduesg
If you have a question for the BOE candidates send to  DareLWV@gmail.com  (please include your name & town)

*** All Candidates on your ballot are participating.
Opposed:  Jen Alexander, Bea Basnight, Susan Bothwell, Charles Parker, David Twiddy, Carl Woody II
Unopposed:  Mary Ellon Ballance

After you register to attend the Virtual Forum, a link to attend the webinar will be sent to your inbox.  This will allow you to join the webinar on the assigned date and time.

We are collecting Questions NOW to be asked of the candidates, so if you want your question answered, please use the above links.  The Forums will also be videotaped and available on YouTube, Current TV, and other local outlets.

Thank you for suporting our local elections, the candidates, and for being an engaged Voter!
~ Dare County League of Women Voters, Voter Services Team


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