The League of Women Voters will hold candidate forums for three contested Primary Election races March 3, beginning at 9 a.m., in the Community Recreation Center, 3000 Glenview Road, Wilmette. The forums are co-sponsored by the Evanston, Glenview/ Glencoe, Wilmette and Winnetka-Northfield-Kenilworth Leagues.
The forum will begin with Republican candidates for the 9th Congressional District, who are John D. Elleson, Maxell Rice, Sargis Sangari, and D. Vincent Thomas Jr.
Five Democratic candidates for the 17th State Representative District race will follow in a forum at 10:10 a.m.: Candance Chow, Pete Dagher, Alexandra Eidenberg, Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, and Mary Rita Luecke.
At 11:20 a.m., 13th Cook County Commissioner District Democratic candidates Bushra Amiwala, Daniel Foster, and Larry Suffredin will respond to questions.
The public will be able to submit written questions for the candidates at the forum.
Questions regarding the forum can be referred to 847-828-3671. Questions regarding general election issues, voting districts, and candidates can be answered at cookcountyclerk.com or by calling the County Clerk’s office at 312-603-5656.