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Gary Kerr moderated for Don Bacon and Brad Ashford. The debate is available for viewing here
Sue Crawford and Michael J Cook
Jill Brown and Justin Wayne
John Synowiecki and Tony Vargas
Bill Armbrust and Lou Ann Linehan
Rick Kolowski and Ian Swanson
The Douglas County website includes information on the bond issue.
Detailed information on plans for the West Dodge Campus are here
Our discussion about the bond issue with Commissioner James Cavanaugh is available here.
Jack Frost (did not attend forum)
The OPPD Board Forum. Candidates are:
Rick YoderTom Mulligan did participate in the forum for the primary election. You can find it here.
Tom Mulligan (was ill and could not attend forum)
The Millard School Board Forum. Candidates are:
Terry Dale (did not attend forum)
Amanda McGill Johnson
Amber Dee Parker
The Omaha Public School Board Forum. This is for Subdistricts 1, 3 and 7. Candidates are:
Subdistrict 1: Ricky Smith
Yolanda Williams was unable to attend. You can see the forum for the primary election here
Subdistrict 3: Alex Gates
Subdistrict 7: Amanda Ryan
The Douglas County Board District 5 forum Candidates are:
Mary Jane Truemper
The State Board of Education District 2 forum Candidates are: