Big Political Event Tomorrow Evening @ Tech

The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and LaTech SGA will host a Mayoral Debate on October 16, 2014. Questions to be presented to the two mayoral candidates, Bill Elmore for Ruston Mayor 2014 and Ronny Walker for Mayor of Ruston, 2014 have been submitted by Chamber members and LA Tech Student Government Association.

Here is your chance to meet the candidates for Mayor, District Attorney, District Judge, US Rep, School Board, City Council and many others. Then the City of Ruston Mayoral Candidates Ronny Walker and Bill Elmore will have a debate over issues that affect your business in Ruston.

6-7 p.m. – All 2014 local, state, and national candidates will have an opportunity to connect with our community members at a Meet & Greet type in University Hall on LA Tech campus. Hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Meet & Greet participants:

Mayor of Ruston
Bill Elmore
Ronny Walker

Alderman, Ruston, Dist. 1
Fred Blake Sr.
Carolyn Elmore Cage
Glenda Howard

Alderman, Ruston, Dist. 2
Sharonda Cage Hatter for Ruston Board of Aldermen
Rosalind Jones
Angela Mayfield

Alderman, Ruston, Dist.4
Judi Null for Ruston City Board of Aldermen
Re-elect Jim Pearce Ward 4 Ruston City Council

Alderman, Ruston, Dist. 5
Marie Riggs
Bruce Siegmund
Maurice White for Ruston Board of Aldermen

Ruston City Marshal
Sandy L. Freeman for Ruston City Marshal
Jim Liner for Ruston City Marshal

District Judge, 3rd Judicial Dist., Div. B
Lewis Jones for Judge
Tyler Storms for Judge
Tommy Rogers for Judge

District Attorney, Lincoln & Union Parishes
John Belton for District Attorney
Cary Brown for DA

Public Service Commissioner, Dist. 5
Foster Campbell

5th Congressional District for Congress
Ralph Abraham for Congress
Harris Brown
Vance McAllister

US Senate
Bill Cassidy
Tom Clements for US Senate
William Waymire, Jr.

7-8:30 p.m. – We’ll move into the Howard Auditorium for the mayoral debate. There will also be an opportunity for audience members to submit questions prior to the start of the event.

Also join us on Twitter – @RustonChamber #VoteLocal

This is a free event, everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend!


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