Meet Local Candidates for Office in September



A forum series presented by the League of Women Voters of Bloomington & Monroe County at the Library allows you to see real live candidates for local public office throughout late September. Local government often affects our lives more than federal and state government do, so the forums are your chance to get involved by hearing what the candidates have to say and asking them questions directly.

The following candidates are scheduled to appear on the dates below:

Tuesday, September 20
County Auditor:

  • T. Ann Boehm (R)
  • Therese K. Chambers (I)
  • Catherine Smith (D)

County Treasurer:

  • Ann Collins (R)
  • Jessica McClellan (D)

Thursday, September 22
County Commissioner, District 2:

  • Nelson Shaffer (R)
  • Julie Thomas (D)

County Commissioner, District 3:

  • Amanda Barge (D)
  • Paul E. White, Sr. (R)

Tuesday, September 27
State Representative, District 61:

  • Drew Ash (I)
  • Matt Pierce (D)

Wednesday, September 28
County Council at-large:

  • Lee Jones (D)
  • Geoff McKim (D)
  • Cheryl Munson (D)
  • Hal Turner (R)

Thursday, September 29
MCCSC School Board, District 2:

  • Jim Billingsley
  • Sue Wanzer

MCCSC School Board, District 4:

  • Cathy Fuentes-Rohwer
  • James Shackelford

MCCSC School Board, District 6:

  • Lois Sabo-Skelton
  • Martin Spechler

All events are 7–9 p.m. in the auditorium at the Main Library, and are free and open to the public. For more information, please visit the Library's Events Calendar.


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