Forum staff reports, Published October 02 2012
Candidate forum set Monday in HawleyHAWLEY, Minn. – The Joint Religious Legislative Coalition of Minnesota and the Children’s Defense Fund will host a candidate forum from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Hawley United Methodist Church.
Topics at the forum will include child poverty in Minnesota and the role of government in meeting a family’s basic needs of housing, child care, jobs and education.
State Senate and House district candidates attending the forum will include Phil Hansen, Paul Sandman, Ben Larsen, Ken Lucier, Travis Reimche, Ben Lien, Sue Wiger, Paul Marquart and Kent Eken.
For more information, contact statewide organizer Alison Killeen at (612) 230-3233.