On Tuesday, October 12th, three of the four candidates for Minnesota State Senate in District 61 participated in a forum co-sponsored by the Whittier Alliance and the League of Women Voters.
As a public service, KFAI offers complete, unedited audio from this, the only community forum for candidates in this special election.
The special general election to fill the seat vacated by retiring Senator Linda Berglin will be held on Tuesday, October 18th.
Independence Party Candidate Matt Brillhart did not respond to invitations to join the forum.
The participants are:
- Farheen Hakeem – Green Party
- Jeff Hayden – DFL
- Bruce Lundeen – Republican Party
Listen to complete audio from the event below.
Thanks to Dick Rees for engineering, recording and providing sound in the Whittier Community Center.