Candidates in May 8 primary address the Forum
April 10, 2012
Four candidates facing May 8 primaries were at the Forum this morning. The four:
– Matt Newton, bottom left in graphic above, is a Charlotte lawyer running against incumbent Mel Watt for the 12th District seat in Congress.
– Lisa Rudisill, top left in graphic above, is a Democrat in the May 8 primary for the District 5 seat on the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners.
– Ken Lindholm, bottom middle, is a Republican in the May 8 primary for the District 5 seat on the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners.
– Marc Gustafson, top right, is a Democrat in the May 8 primary for an at-large commissioners seat.
Below are their introductory comments, along with some of their answers to questions from Forum participants.
Matt Newton, 12th District Congress Democrat
Marc Gustafson, Commissioners At-large Democrat
Lisa Rudisill, Commissioners District 5 Democrat
Ken Lindholm, Commissioners District 5 Republican