FRAMINGHAM – The Framingham Unit of the League of Women Voters will be holding a Candidate Showcase on Saturday, September 9th from 1 to 4 p.m. at Nevins Hall.
This Preliminary Election Showcase will feature the candidates for Mayor and At-Large Councilor positions answering questions posed by a League of Women Voters moderator.
The District Councilor candidates will have the opportunity to make a statement introducing themselves.
The Candidate Showcase will provide Framingham voters a chance to see and hear all the candidates both in person and on Government Access TV.
This is the first of three Candidate Showcase events that the Framingham Unit of the League of Women Voters will be presenting.
The dates for the general election Candidate Showcases are Saturday, October 14th and Saturday, October 28th.
More information on these events will be forthcoming.
The League of Women Voters empowers voters with comprehensive information about voting, elections and candidates to help all citizens participate fully. The deadline to register to vote in any election in Massachusetts is twenty (20) days prior to the date of the election. Don’t miss your chance to be part of the process of building Framingham into the city you envision it to be. You can register to vote on line at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/ or at the Town Clerk’s office at Town Hall.
Founded in 1920, the League of Women Voters has focused on many issues, including: election laws, natural resources, women’s health, children’s issues, civil rights, equal education, gender equality, administration of justice, public safety, community preservation, redistricting, and many more. Today, the League of Women Voters continues to be a respected and trusted voice for citizen participation in our democracy. The League, which does not support or oppose candidates, encourages active and informed participation in government and works to increase understanding of major public policy issues through education and advocacy.