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The Candidates and their websites are:
Karen Monroe, http://www.karenmonroe.org
Jeff Bowser, http://www.votebowser.com
Naomi Eason, http://www.naomieason.us
Helen K. Foster, http://www.helenkfoster.org
Ursula Reed, http://www.ursulareed.com
Find out how the Candidates stand on important issues.
A Candidates Forum was held by the League of Women Voters of Berkeley Albany Emeryville. All the Alameda County Leagues of Women Voters invited the candidates to a forum on Wednesday, April 9 at Oakland City Hall. The forum was taped and will be replayed on Berkeley Community Media's cable channels 28 and 33 and is available on YouTube.
You can watch this forum on line at CandidateForumsApr14, where it is posted in 3 approximately half-hour sections labeled ACOE #1, ACOE #2, ACOE #3 on the League of Women Voters Eden Area YouTube channel. Start watching #1 at 4:30 minutes into the recording.
The broadcast-quality 90 minute video will be shown repeatedly in coming weeks, up to election day on June 3, on Berkeley Cable Channel 33. On Wednesday 23 April 5:30 pm, Sunday 27 April 6- 7:30 pm, Monday 28 April 5 pm, Wed, 30 April, 5:30.
It should start running on the Albany city cable channel by May 1 and is posted on the YouTube channel of LWVEA, the League of Women Voters of Eden Area.
Extensive information on all the candidates will be available soon at the California League's SmartVoter.org; until then and as always good info on the County Registrar of Voters site and the Secretary of State site.
LWVBAE's election program host, Lessly Wikle Field, moderated the forum.