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    May 03, 2018
    MEDIA ALERT: For Immediate Release, May 2, 2018
    CONTACT: Jane Caffrey, League of Women Voters Beaufort, 732-259-1935.
    Voters Meet Your US Congressional Candidates
    Beaufort residents can question all 5 Republican and Democratic candidates vying for US Congressional SC District 1 in June’s primary election at two moderated forums sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Beaufort, SC Area on May 12th and May 19th.
    This is your chance to hear the candidates share their views on the issues critical to our local Beaufort community.
                   On May 12th at 11 am, Republican Candidates: Rep. Katie Arrington, Dimitri Cherny and Rep. Mark Sanford.
                   On May 19th at 11 am, Democratic Candidates: Joe Cunningham and Toby Smith.
    Both forums will be held at the Technical College of the Lowcountry, TCL, Beaufort campus, Maclean Hall Auditorium, 921 Ribaut Road.
    The public may submit their questions in writing at the event or by email in advance to lwvbeaufort@gmail.com.
    This will be the first of a series of candidate forums LWV Beaufort plans before the June 12th primary and November general elections.
    The League of Women Voters of Beaufort, SC Area, are members of the League of Women Voters of South Carolina, a nonpartisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
    Interested in becoming a member? Membership is open to all persons of at least 16 years of age. To learn more about the League, email lwvbeaufort@gmail.com or request to join our Facebook page, “League of Women Voters Beaufort Area”.
    Thank you,
    Jane Caffrey
    Media/Communications Director
    League of Women Voters Beaufort Area