Tune in to The Bottom Line weekdays between 3-5 for the Newsradio 610 KONA Candidate Forums. During September and October, you’ll hear from the candidates themselves ask they answer questions about where they stand on the issues that matter to you! You’ll get to hear from the candidates running for State Legislature and Senate, County Commissioner and Coroner, as well as the U.S. House and Senate. It is your audio voter’s pamphlet as we prepare for the midterms of 2018! Listed in the table below are the Candidate Forums and participant confirmed.
|Date||Time||Race||Candidate Name||Confirmed||Candidate Name||Confirmed|
|Mon. September 10th||3pm||16th Legislative Pos.1||Rep. Bill Jenkin (R)||Yes||Everett Maroon (D)||Yes|
|Tue. September 18th||3pm||8th Legislative Pos.2||Matt Boehnke (R)||Yes||Christopher Tracy (D)||Yes|
|Thu. September 20th||3pm||Benton County Commissioner Pos. 2||Comm. Shon Small (R)||Yes||Lori Sanders (R)||Yes|
|Mon. September 24th||3pm||9th Legislative Pos. 1||Rep. Mary Dye||No||Jenn Goulet (D)||Yes|
|Thu. September 27th||3pm||Benton County Coroner||William "Bill" Leach (R)||Yes||Jaime Raible (R)||Yes|
|Mon. October 1st||3pm||8th Legislative Pos. 2||Rep. Brad Klippert (R)||Yes||Shir Regev (D)||Yes|
|Thu. October 4th||3pm||16th Legislative Pos. 2||Skyler Rude (R)||Yes||Rebecca Francik (D)||Yes|
If you have any questions you would like to submit, visit the Bottom Line page under the Programs tab on this website. Please provide your name, the city you live, and your question for vetting.