Monday April 22nd
6p to 9p
112 Savin Hill Avenue, Dorchester, MA
Just a reminder to come out on Monday evening. The candidate forum is intended to address the questions that affect the GLBTQ community and the community at large. The special election is on April 30th so come prepared with questions. A $5 donation will go to the Boston First Responders Fund.
All candidates were invited and here is who has accepted the invitations.
1st Suffolk State Senate District to replace Jack Hart
Democratic Party Candidates[one_third] NICK COLLINS
590 East Sixth St., Boston
Current State Representative
[/one_third] [one_third] MAUREEN DAHILL
136 M St., Boston
[/one_third] [one_third_last] LINDA DORCENA FORRY
110 Richmond St., Boston
Present State Representative
The Republican Party Candidates did not respond
Unfortunately, the Boston Globe prescheduled debate for the Senator in Congress to replace John Kerry is the same evening so we will not be able to hear from these candidates.
If you have never been, its your chance to see and hear the candidates introduce their platforms briefly and answer questions live. As a member of DotOUT prior to today, you will also have voting rights in our endorsement process.
You can check if you are a member by visiting the DotOUT website here and entering your email address. If you are a current member, you will be prompted to update your profile.
In order to earn an endorsement from DotOUT, a candidate must receive a majority of the votes from those present and voting.
The candidates have completed a questionnaire addressing subjects such as education, crime, GLBTQ equality, diversity, budgets and spending.
DotOUT Senate 2013 Endorsement Questionnaire
DotOUT Steering Committee
Chris McCoy, Matt Duffy, Mark Haley, Travis Mitchell, Chris Burr, Christopher Joseph, Pamela Civins, Christopher Hagberg, Marie McRae