League of Women Voters Jackson Area sponsored candidate forums for the November 8, 2022 general election.
Jackson Michigan County Commissioner District 5 General Election
Nathanael Mulvihill and James Shotwell
Jackson Michigan County Commissioner District 7 General Election
Jeromy Alexander and John Willis
League of Women Voters of Washtenaw County and the League of Women Voters Jackson Area collaborated in sponsoring candidate forums for the August 2, 2022 primary election.
Michigan Senate District 14 Democratic Primary
Kelsey Heck Wood and Sue Shink
Michigan House District 47 Republican Primary
Michigan House District 47 Democratic Primary
Carrie Rheingans and James Johnson Jr
21 LWVJA Jackson City Mayor Candidate Forum
2021 LWVJA Ward 3 Jackson City Council Candidate Forum
LWVJA Candidate Forum – 4 Mayoral Candidates (June 14, 2021)
LWVJA Candidate Forums
During 2020 we held four forums virtually and interested voters were able to send in questions ahead of the Forum. The forums received very high views on demand. We are limited only by our resources in the amount of forums we are able to hold. Over six years, we have held candidate forums for:
- Jackson Mayoral Candidate Primary, 2021
- 12th District Court Judge, 2020
- Jackson County Sheriff 2020
- Jackson County Board of Commissioner District 9, 2020
- Rives Junction Township Supervisor, 2020
- City Mayor and Council seats, 2015, 2017, 2019
- County Commission seats, 2016, 2018
- City Treasurer, 2019
- County Prosecutor, 2016
- County Treasurer, 2016
- State House District 64 and 65 in 2016, 2018
- State Senate District 16
- U.S. 7th Congressional District, 2016
The elections in 2021 are generally local such as Jackson City Council and potential ballot initiatives.
2021 Candidate Forums will be held either in person or online, depending on the community needs related to COVID precautions. This site will be updated as the election dates get closer.