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Cairo Candidate Forum audio

Nov 04, 2011 12:41 am
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Candidates for election in Cairo. Photo by Tom Roe."][/caption]The League of Women Voters and WGXC sponsored a candidates forum in Cairo (the town's website is currently unavailable) Thu., Nov. 3, with a live broadcast from Town Hall of most candidates for Supervisor, Town Board, Town Clerk, and Highway Superintendent. Click here to listen to an mp3 recording of the entire candidates forum. WGXC will rebroadcast the forum Sat., Nov. 5 at 7 p.m. on 90.7-FM and wgxc.org.

Candidates present at the forum, from left to right, included Dan Joyce (R, C, town board candidate); Janet Schwarzenegger (I, RC town board incumbent); Richard Lorenz (D, I, town board incumbent); Pat A Byron (D, town board candidate); Monika Fabiano (R, town clerk candidate); Linda Kuever (D, town clerk candidate); Tara A Rumph (C, I, town clerk incumbent); Coleen Ray (D, I, tax collector candidate); Ted Banta (D, I, town supervisor candidate); John Coyne (R, C, town supervisor incumbent); Robert Hempstead (R, C, I, highway supervisor candidate); Lew O’Connor (D, highway supervisor candidate). Not present: Anthony P Puorro, Jr (R, C, town board candidate); and Emily Feeney (R, C, tax collector incumbent). Also, Town Judge candidates, Tanja Sirago (R, C) and David Cannizzaro (I), were not present.

WGXC will also broadcast live the Catskill Candidate Forum Sat., Nov. 5 at 1 p.m. at the Catskill Community Center. Turn out in person to write down questions for the candidates, or listen on the radio at 90.7-FM or online at wgxc.org.