Video: Dem School Board Candidates, May LVCA Meeting

Video: Dem School Board Candidates, May LVCA Meeting
School Board candidates run as independents in Virginia and cannot be nominated by a party in a primary. The Arlington Democrats is running an endorsement caucus. The caucus will be conducted online and in-person at 4 locations. Voting will be open 24/7 during the week of May 17-23.
For more information and to vote during the voting week go to the VaDems School Board Caucus Page
The candidates are:
● Mary Kadera website
● Miranda Turner website

VADEMS Debate (April 29)

VADEMS Candidates Morning Mug Discussion (April 17)

Arlington County Elections Information
Arlington 2021 Voter Guide
Arlington 2021 Elections Webpage

May 10 LCVA Meeting: Candidates Night

LCVA General Meeting May 10: Candidates Night
Democratic Candidates for County & School Boards
No informations about Republican candidates so far. There is also an Independent County Board candidate, Audrey Clement website. LVCA expects to hold a Candidates Night for the General Election candidates.

When: Monday May 10, 8PM
Where: Virtual via Zoom

ONLINE ONLY: No meeting at the Community House
A link to the meeting will be emailed to LVCA broadcast email subscribers on the event day (May 10)

County Board Candidates in Democratic Primary
Both candidates have agreed to attend:
● Takis Karantonis (incumbent) website
● Chanda Choun website

County Board member Takis Karantonis is serving a partial term after being elected in a special election last year. The Democratic primary is June 8 with early voting beginning April 23. ARLnow
2018 Candidate Essay: Chanda Choun
2020 Candidate Essay: Takis Karantonis
SunGazette Candidate Profile: Chanda Choun

School Board Candidates in Democratic Caucus
Both candidates have agreed to attend:
● Miranda Turner website
● Mary Kadera website

Both School Board candidates spoke at the Arlington Senior Democrats on April 18. SunGazette article

School Board candidates run as independents in Virginia and cannot be nominated by a party in a primary. The Arlington Democrats is running an endorsement caucus. The caucus will be conducted online. Voting will be open 24/7 during the week of May 17-23. For more information and to vote during the voting week go to the VaDems School Board Caucus Page

Arlington County Elections Information
Arlington 2021 Voter Guide
Arlington 2021 Elections Webpage

Oct 12 General Meeting is Virtual Candidates Night

Oct 12 General Meeting is a Virtual Candidates Night
When: Monday October 12 (Columbus Day), 8PM
Where: Online via Zoom
The October meeting will feature the two County Board candidates running for one open seat on the County Board.
 ● Libby Garvey (incumbent Democrat) website
 ● Audrey Clement (independent) website
In addition to opening and closing remarks by the candidates, you can ask the candidates about the issues that are important to you.

The meeting will be conducted online via Zoom (see below for details).
ONLINE ONLY: There is no meeting at the Community House.
A link to the meeting will be emailed to all subscribers to the LVCA broadcast email on the day of the event (Oct 12); just click the link in the email to join the meeting. Please join the meeting a bit early, like 7:50 PM, so you will be ready when we start promptly at 8 PM. The meeting is limited to 100 attendees so latecomers may not be able to join.
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Mar 9 School Board Candidates Night

Mar 9 School Board Candidates Night

March LVCA Monthly General Meeting

When: Mon, Mar 9 at 8pm
Where: LV Community House, 1920 North Highland St

Come hear from all 6 School Board candidates. This is an unusual year as 2 Board members will be elected and two current Board members are not running for re-election.

This is your opportunity to hear from the candidates and ask questions on the issues you are most concerned about.

● Symone Walker website

● Cristina Diaz-Torres website

● David Priddy website

● Sandy Munnell website

● Terron Sims website

● Steven Krieger website

Candidates Steven Krieger, David Priddy, and Symone Walker spoke out against the plan to move three elementary schools at recent School Board meetings.

Recent posts about School Issues

Candidates Night 2019 Meeting Recap

The October meeting featured three of the four County Board candidates running for the two open seats. Arron O’Dell did not attend.
Christian Dorsey (incumbent Democrat) Website
Katie Cristol (incumbent Democrat) Website
Audrey Clement (Independent) Website
Arron O’Dell (Independent) Website

Opening Statements
Clement

Cristol

Dorsey

Question 1     
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LVCA Candidates Night, Oct 9, 8pm

Come hear directly from candidates for County Board and School Board. The County Board candidates are Erik Gutshall, Audrey Clement, and Charles McCullough. The School Board candidates are Monique O’Grady, Mike Webb, and Alison Priscilla Dough. Each candidate will provide opening remarks followed by a question-and- answer session and then closing remarks. This is your opportunity to hear from the candidates and ask them questions on the issues that you are most concerned about. Joining us will be the North Highlands Civic Association and the Clarendon Courthouse Civic Association. The meeting will be held Monday, October 9 at 8pm at the Lyon Village Community House.

LVCA General Meeting, Oct 10, 8pm

For Candidate Night, we have commitments from both County Board candidates (Libby Garvey and Audrey Clement), the Republican and Independent candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives (Charles Hernick and Julio Gracia), and both school board candidates (Tannia Talento and Nancy van Doren). The candidates will give presentations about their positions and take questions. Joining us will be the North Highlands Civic Association and the Clarendon Courthouse Citizens Association. A good turnout is always in our community’s interest! The meeting will be held at 8pm at the Lyon Village Community House.