Candidates discuss regional issues
All but one candidate running for local elected office attended the Sandy Area Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee’s candidates forum Monday night, April 9. From 5:30-8 p.m. would-be representatives for House District 52, Senate District 26, Clackamas County Clerk and Clackamas County Commissioners No. 2 and No. 5 fielded questions from chamber members and the community at large, introducing themselves — some for the first time — to Sandy.
With 11 candidates present, the forum had a variety of voices, though many opponents seemed to agree on fundamental needs like improved budgeting for education. Continue reading…