Hood River County and Wasco County Democrats host a voter forum Saturday for Democratic candidates who have announced they will run the Oregon’s Dist. 2 Congressional seat, now held by Greg Walden (R-Hood River).
The event will be at Freebridge Brewery in The Dalles, moderated by Kathy Schwartz and Rodger Nichols, both of The Dalles.
Candidates will speak from 5-6 p.m.; each will have two minutes to introduce themselves and will be asked questions related to health care, immigration and public lands. The event is hosted by the party but anyone may attend.
The candidates are: Eric Burnette, Michael Byrne, Jim Crary, Jamie McLeod-Skinner, Steven Cody Reynolds, Timothy White, and Ross Wordhouse.
A video of the event will be posted on websites including hoodriverdemocrats.org.