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In this episode, we have pulled out highlights from the Local and State Candidate Form hosted by the Office of Civic Engagement last Tuesday. We have focused on the issues of the college debt crisis, institutional racism and defunding the police, and fair and free elections. We hope that you learn a bit about these candidates and their positions on the important issues. 0:49 Candidate Introductions 7:41 College Tuition and Debt-Crisis 15:30 Improving Internet in Whatcom County 18:14 Institutional Racism, Biases, and Defunding the Police 33:20 Improving Elections and Democracy in Washington Our Youtube with the Full Candidate Forum ASWWU OCE: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoeaqhNqa5LNB6TS-VIv68Q ------ Participating Candidates Lieutenant Governor: Marko Liias Whatcom Public Utilities Commissioner (District 1): Christine Grant and Jeffrey McClure WA Legislative State Rep (District 40 - Position 2, District 42 - Position 1 & 2): Alex Ramel, Russ Dzialo, Sharon Shewmake, and Alicia Rule WA Supreme Court Justice (Position 3 & 6) Dave Larson, Raquel Montoya-Lewis, and Richard Serns US Congressional Representative (District 1 & 2): Suzan DelBene, Rick Larsen, and Timothy Hazelo Whatcom Superior Court Judge (Position 2 & 4): Evan Jones, James Erb, David Freeman, and Jim Nelson WA Secretary of State: Kim Wyman and Gael Tarleton WA Governor: Jay Inslee --------------------------------- For the full list of candidates for every position on the ballot, visit: https://voter.votewa.gov/genericvoterguide.aspx?e=866&c=99#/