Candidate Debates Scheduled

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Registered Republicans and Democrats will head to the polls Tuesday, May 21st to vote in their party’s primary. Be an informed voter by attending candidate debates.

The League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County (LWVLC) and cosponsor, the Political Science Department, The University of Scranton, have scheduled candidate debates for the following primaries:

Scranton City Council – Democratic Primary

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

At the start of this event, attendees will have the opportunity to hear candidates for Scranton School Board Director introduce themselves

Lackawanna County Commissioner – Republican Primary

Thursday, May 9, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Lackawanna County Commissioner – Democratic Primary

Thursday, May 9, 2019, 7:15 p.m.

All debates will be held at the Moskovitz Theater, 4th Floor of DeNaples Campus Center, Mulberry Street, and are open to the public.

In addition, the public should look for and view videotaped interviews of the candidates for

Scranton School Board and Lackawanna County Controller. Find taped program as of May 13th, at