The guest speaker at the event, Congresswoman Tenney, spoke for more than the 2 hours planned for the event. A full range of topics were covered including: North Korea, healthcare, tax reform, bipartisanship, President Trumps obsession with Twitter, gun control, Puerto Rico aide, & more in a series of questions written and submitted by attendees at the event.Read More
The emphasis on voters connecting to candidates should never be overlooked. It was a chance to evaluate the incumbent and challenger. Joe Average has a chance to learn about the candidates and make a more informed decision on who will hold office. Which we feel is the only way to attain a collection of politicians that can effectively and realistically make changes to the benefit of the populace, from the local to national level.
Michael Morosi, campaign manager for candidate Dan Lamb seeking the 22nd Congressional District seat, appeared at the 2012 Vestal Candidate Forum. Dan Lamb spoke at the 2010 Vestal Forum, representing Rep. Maurice Hinchey. Some of the topics that were covered: Congressional stalemate; Dan Lamb; Middle East; Obamacare/Healthcare; Obama Stimulus; Rep. Maurice Hinchey; Social Security; Unemployment; Veterans.
Michael Kicinski, challenger for the 22nd Congressional District seat, appeared at the 2012 Vestal Candidate Forum. Some of the topics that were covered: Abortion; Budget cuts; Constitution; Economy; Gay marriage; Job creation; Middle East; NPR; National debt; Obamacare; Taxes.
John Orzel, a challenger for the 52nd State Senate seat, appeared at the 2012 Vestal Candidate Forum. He also was spoke at the 2010 Vestal Forum. Some of the topics that were covered: Education; Hydrofracking; Minimum wage; Taxes.
Tarik Abdelazim, challenger for the Broome County Executive, appeared at the 2012 Vestal Candidate Forum. Some of the topics that were covered: 2011 Flood; Agenda 21; Hydrofracking; Government corruption; Government spending; Taxes; Term limits.
Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo, incumbent for the NY 126th State Assembly, appeared at the 2012 Vestal Candidate Forum and had spoken at the 2010 Forum. Assemblywoman Lupardo covered: Federal overreach; Governor Andrew Cuomo; Government spending; Gun Laws; Job Creation; Role of government. Exclusive video of all the candidates at the event can be seen at www.mvass.com under the New York State elections category
Julie Lewis, candidate for the 126th State Assembly seat, the exclusive video is the complete and unedited content of her time at the event. Some of the topics that were covered: Agenda 21; Constitution; Government spending; Hydrofracking; Job creation; NY State deficit/debt; Powers of Goverment; Property rights; Taxes.
In total the event was about 2 1/2 hours long, with numerous issues asked and covered by each candidate. Hydrofracking, the Middle East, the Obama Stimulus, job creation, taxes, education, the State and national debts, UN Agenda 21, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, were some of the issues of voters addressed during the Forum. We will be providing the complete coverage in several follow-up videos. We commend all the candidates that appeared or made effort to provide a voice to constituents.
We feel that America is at its greatest when the very best choice is picked by votes from the public. We feel only an informed public can make the best choice.