Edmond Chamber to Host Congressional Candidates Forum

Posted by Rachel on 06/03/2014

The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 5th District Congressional Candidates Forum on Thursday, June 12, 2014. The forum will be held at Oklahoma Christian University from 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. This forum is presented by Cox Communications.

The following candidates have confirmed: Patrice Douglas (R), Tom Guild (D), Shane Jett (R), Clark Jolley (R), Robert T. Murphy (I), Buddy Ray (I), Steve Russell (R), and Harvey Sparks (R). Besides answering submitted questions, each candidate will have the opportunity to provide opening and closing statements.

Candidates will discuss the economy, military, transportation and other issues critical to the 5th Congressional District. Edmond Chamber Members and guests will be given an opportunity to meet and mingle with the candidates informally from 8:00 - 8:15 a.m.

Reservations are required and can be made online at www.edmondchamber.com. The cost is $20 for members with a reservation and $25 for non-members.

The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce is the voice for business. We are a hundred year-old, 1,000 member organization working together to create a strong local economy and to promote the community. The Edmond Chamber provides networking opportunities and business contacts for our members and represents business interests to government.  For information about the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce, please visit our website at www.edmondchamber.com or call 405-341-2808.  Media inquiries should contact Rachel Martin, Director – Communications, at 405-341-2808 or email at [email protected].