College Democrats to host candidate forum Sept. 16

Sept. 6, 2010

The Luther College Democrats will host a candidate forum Thursday, Sept. 16, at 5:30 p.m. in the Franklin W. Olin Building, room 102.

The forum, titled "Meet the Candidates," is open to the public with no charge for admission. Democrat candidates and incumbents in state and local offices have been invited to speak at the forum.

Democrat candidates invited include Governor Chet Culver; State Representative John Beard; Roxanne Conlin, candidate for U.S. Senate; Barb Ettleson, candidate for Winneshiek County recorder; Bill Maske, candidate for Congress; and Francis Thicke, candidate for Iowa secretary of agriculture.

The candidates' visit to the Luther campus is sponsored by the Luther College Democrats student organization.