Local chapter of League of Women Voters to host candidate forums

The League of Women Voters of Glendale/Burbank is seeking questions and concerns from the public as the California primary election draws near.

The local chapter is asking voters to submit questions to ask candidates running for the 5th District seat for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, the 25th District of the state Senate, the 43rd District of the state Assembly and the 28th District for the U.S. Congress.

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The League of Women Voters will host four candidate forums in the council chambers at Burbank City Hall next month leading up to the primary election on June 7.

Those who cannot attend the forums can watch them on the Burbank Channel and on YouTube.

On May 3, the Glendale/Burbank and Pasadena chapters of the national organization will host candidate forums for the 25th District state Senate race at 7 p.m. and for the 5th District seat of the county supervisors at about 8:15 p.m.

On May 4, members from the Glendale/Burbank and Los Angeles chapters will host a forum for the 43rd Assembly District candidates at 7 p.m.

The two regional chapters will host the final forum for candidates running for the 28th Congressional District at 7 p.m. on May 6.

“Our mission is to educate voters so that they know what they’re voting about,” said Thomas Carson, president of the League of Women Voters of Glendale/Burbank.

To submit questions, call (818) 925-4598 or email any of the following:


Anthony Clark Carpio,

Twitter: @acocarpio



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