The Newport County League is working with Lynne Tungett, owner and editor of Newport This Week, and other local civic and media organizations, to organize virtual forums to help voters learn more about Newport County candidates for state and local office. The other cooperating entities are: Alliance for a Livable Newport, Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, WADK, Newport Buzz, and PEG RI-TV. The first forum was September 10, and there will be 4 more before the General Election.
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September 10 Newport School Committee Candidates Forum
Participants: Louisa Boatwright (I), Becky Bolan (I), David Carlin, Mike Cullen, Jim Dring, Sandra Flowers (I), Ray Gomes(I), Robert Leary (I), Stephanie Winslow (I) - Not participating: Nycole Matthews
Sept. 17 Middletown School Committee Candidates.
Sept. 24 Newport City Council at Large Candidates
Oct. 1 Newport City Council Wards 1,2,3 Candidates
Oct. 8 Newport County State Representative Candidates