LWV forum for Westport candidates Wednesday at Town Hall
Published 12:20 pm, Tuesday, October 7, 2014
The forum is planned from 7 to 9 p.m. in Town Hall auditorium, and is free and open to the public.
The format calls for candidates to be asked questions collected from the audience, and each candidate may make a closing statement, the league said in a release. The moderator will be Kay Maxwell, former president of the statewide and national Leagues of Women Voters.
Candidates on Westport's Nov. 4 ballot who are expected to participate include:
26th Senate District: Republican incumbent Toni Boucher and Democrat Philip Sharlack.
136th House District: Democratic incumbent Jonathan Steinberg and Republican Brandi Briggs.
The program will begin with Senate candidates and conclude with House candidates, according to the release. Forum co-sponsors include the PTA Council of Westport, Westport Women's Club and the Y's Women.