US Senate Candidate's Forum to be Held September 27, 2012
Governor Angus King, State Senator Cynthia Dill and Secretary of State Charlie Summers are scheduled to attend a candidate's forum on Thursday September 27, 2012 at 1:30pm at Le Club Calumet, 334 West River Road, Augusta
Please mark your calendars and spread the word about this important forum focusing on crucial issues facing the disability community and featuring the candidates vying for Maine's U.S. Senate seat this November.
This Senate race has received national attention - the Washington Post referred to it as "the most important Senate race of the year" - and this forum offers a powerful opportunity for people with disabilities to impact the policy debate.
This forum is sponsored by the Disability Rights Center together with the Maine Developmental Disabilities Council, Alpha One, Speaking Up For Us, Advocacy Initiative Network of Maine, Consumer Council System of Maine, Maine Parent Federation, STRIVE, Iris Network, Maine Center on Deafness, Southern Maine Parent Awareness, Autism Society of Maine, GEAR Parent Network, Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies, and Maine APSE.
ASL interpreting will be provided
For more information, please contact Rick Langley at 1.800.452.1948