Wednesday, October 20th, the League of Women Voters is sponsoring another forum which will include candidates running for office in the 8th Congressional District, 62nd State Representative, and the 31st State Senate.
Running for the 8th Congressional District is incumbent Melissa Bean and challengers Joe Walsh and Bill Scheurer. Numerous forums and town hall meetings have been held for this race but Congresswoman Bean has been missing in action, failing to appear at any of them. Bean and the challengers have all confirmed that they will attend this forum.
Running for the State Senate 31st District is Suzi Schmidt and Michael Bond. Both have confirmed that they will attend.
Running for the 62nd State Representative office are incumbent Sandy Cole and challenger Rich Voltair. Both have confirmed that they will attend.
The forum will be held at the Grayslake Community High School, 400 N. Lake St., Grayslake. beginning at 6:30. The auditorium seating capacity is limited to 300 people.