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The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Our Local League

The League of Women Voters Jacksonville First Coast spans Duval, Nassau, Clay, and St. Johns Counties.

Off for the Summer

The League of Women Voters Jacksonville First Coast will not schedule meetings during the summer - we will be back in September for our regular Hot Topics luncheon on the first Wednesday of each month for Duval County, and the second Thursday of each month for St. Johns County. However, even though we will not have any meetings this summer, we will be busy registering voters and preparing for the August 30th primaries - please contact us if you wish to help - we would love to have you. See you in September!

St. Johns County Candidate Forums

LWV JACKSONVILLE FIRST COAST ST. JOHNS COUNTY CANDIDATE FORUMS

Pat Gill, LWV Jacksonville First Coast St. Johns County Unit Leader has scheduled three Candidate Forums prior to the August 30 Primary Election. They will be held at the County Commission Building, 500 San Sebastian View on succeeding Wednesday evenings at 7:00 PM. Normally the LWV Forums are also available to view on the television channel for the County Commission. The Schedule of the Forums are below. All of the candidates for these offices have been invited to attend the forums.

Wednesday, August 3, 7:00 PM Candidates for Sheriff: Debra Maynard and David Shore Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller: Hunter Conrad and George Lareau

Please note only Registered Republicans can vote in this race as two write-in candidates were qualified, blocking all other voters from participating in this election. ~~~~~~~~~

Wednesday, August 10, 7:00 PM Candidates for

Circuit Judge - 7th District, Group 4: Chris France, Sebrina L. Slack and Stasia Warren Circuit Judge - 7th District, Group 10: Malcolm Anthony and Scott DuPont Circuit Judge - 7th District, Group 13: David Hood and A. Kathleen McNeilly Circuit Judge - 7th District, Group 17: Linda L. Gaustad and Howard O. McGillin, Jr.

All registered voters can participate in this election.

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Wednesday, August 17, 7:00 PM Candidates for County Commission, District 1: Al Abbatiello and Jimmy Johns

All registered voters can participate in this election.

County Commission, District 3: Jerry Cameron and Paul Waldron County Commission, District 5: Dottie L. Acosta and Henry Dean

Please note only Registered Republicans can vote in this race as one write-in candidate was qualified, blocking all other voters from participating in this election.

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