2018 General Election Forum Recordings

The League of Women Voters of Bellingham/Whatcom County presented four election forums in October 2018 to help voters get information they need to cast their ballots for the November 6 Mid-term Election. 

Each event was free and open to the public.  Candidates were asked to respond to questions posed by the League moderator.

Recordings of these events are available:

Watch the October 13 Ballot Issues Forum here. The Ballot Issues Forum features pro and con speakers on Initiative 940, Police Training Deadly Force, Initiative 1631, Carbon Emissions Fee, Initiative 1634, Prohibit Local Grocery Taxes, Initiative 1639, Changes to Gun Ownership and Purchases, and the Bellingham Home Fund Levy.

Watch the October 17 Candidate Forum here. The Forum features candidates for the WA State Court of Appeals Division 1 District 3 Judge, Whatcom County Prosecuting Attorney, Whatcom County PUD Commissioner, and Whatcom County Council At-Large Position.

Watch the October 20 Candidate Forum here. The Forum features candidates for the 42nd Legislative District Representative and Senate positions and Candidates for the 1st Congressional District.

Watch the October 24 Candidate Forum here. The Forum features candidates for the 40th Legislative District Representative Position and Candidates for the 2nd Congressional District.

The League is non-partisan, and does not endorse candidates or political parties.