Whatcom Tea Party to hold candidate forums in Ferndale, Bellingham


The Whatcom Tea Party will host local candidates for elected office at forums on the next two Wednesdays, July 17 and 24.

The free public forums will run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 5:30. The July 17 event will feature Whatcom County Council candidates at Ferndale High School, 5830 Golden Eagle Drive.

All council candidates were confirmed participants except Rud Browne, who had a schedule conflict.

The July 24 forum at Bellingham High School, 2020 Cornwall Ave., features candidates for Bellingham City Council and the Port of Bellingham Commission. All those candidates are expected to participate.

More information is at whatcomteaparty.org.

Reach Ralph Schwartz at 360-715-2289 or ralph.schwartz@bellinghamherald.com. Read his Politics blog at blogs.bellinghamherald.com/politics or follow him on Twitter at @bhamheraldpolitics.

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