Cox/Greenville Host 'Meet The Candidates'
April 23, 2012 at 4:48 PM (PT)
COX MEDIA GROUP/GREENVILLE is hosting a "Meet the Candidates 2012" forum this Friday, April 27th, from 5-8p at FLUOR FIELD. Twenty-one candidates on the JUNE 12th primary ballot are expected to present their platforms to the public.
In addition to hearing from candidates, attendees will be able to register to vote. GREENVILLE CO. Voter Registration and Elections Dir. CONWAY DELANGIA said, "Citizens will be able to try a voting machine demonstrator by choosing their favorite iced tea."
"Meet the Candidates 2012 is our first of several planned events prior to the JUNE 12th primary," COX MEDIA GROUP/GREENVILLE VP/GM STEVE SINICROPI said, "I appreciate the candidates who chose to participate, the public officials who have lent their voices to public service announcements promoting this event, the GREENVILLE DRIVE for the use of FLUOR FIELD, and the many community groups who are helping us encourage citizens to register, become informed on the candidates and the issues, and to vote. On FRIDAY, citizens will hear from candidates regarding their stance on the issues, be able to register to vote, have registration questions answered, try a voting machine, and more. We’re looking forward to a strong turnout."