Candidate Forum for Florida’s Congressional District 5

The League of Women Voters of Jacksonville First Coast presents a Candidate Forum for Florida’s Congressional District 5, with production by WJCT Public Media.

The forum will be moderated by Melissa Ross, host of First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross and the statewide Florida Roundup show on WJCT News 89.9, and contributor to ADAPT, WJCT’s publication focused on climate change and sea level rise. League members will serve as timekeepers and parliamentarians.

The public is invited to submit questions at prior to October 10, 2020. A panel of League members will select the final questions, which will not be made known to the candidates prior to the event.

This forum will give the public a chance to hear each candidate’s stance on issues before early voting, October 19 to 31, and the General Election, November 3, 2020.

To vote in the General Election, eligible individuals will need to be registered by October 5, 2020.

District 5 Candidates:
  • Gary Adler (REP)
  • Al Lawson (DEM) Incumbent


Wednesday, October 14, 2020
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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