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Saturday , 26 September 2020
Alain Houle PPC candidate, top left, Shannon Stubbs Conservative candidate, top right, Roberta Graham Veteran's Coalition candidate, bottom left, and Mark Watson Liberal candidate, bottom right, will talk politics and platforms on Tuesday.

Candidates from Conservative Party, PPC, Liberal, and Veteran’s Coalition confirmed for Chamber Forum

There will be four Lakeland candidates at the Open Candidates Forum in Bonnyville tomorrow.

Conservative Party candidate Shannon Stubbs, People’s Party of Canada candidate Alain Houle, Veterans Coalition Party candidate Roberta Graham, and Liberal Party candidate Mark Watson will answer questions posed by the Bonnyville and District Chamber of Commerce and audience members at 7:00pm at Dr. Brosseau school on Tuesday.

“Our mission is to advocate on behalf of business. So we have a really keen interest in knowing what’s happening in the government,” said Megan Wakefield, acting executive director of the Bonnyville and District Chamber of Commerce.

Conservative Party MP Shannon Stubbs is looking for re-election.
People’s Party of Canada Lakeland candidate Alain Houle, right, beside the leader of the new party, left, Maxime Bernier.

“But it really goes deeper than that. The chamber is made up of citizens to live and work in this area, so this is our home. Our members want to know who their elected officials are and where their stances are on the issues that affect us all.”

Three candidates, NDP candidate Jeffrey Swanson, Liberterian candidate Robert McFadzean and Green Party nominee Kira Brunner, will not be in attendance.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connect Media. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.