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NYDEO: GA District 6 Candidate Forum with Wes Moss 03/29/17

Post by Nydia Tisdale » March 31st, 2017, 3:00 pm

Georgia’s District 6 Candidate Forum moderated by Wes Moss and hosted by BrandBank on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at noon at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta and on Facebook Live: http://Facebook.com/WesMossMoneyMatters.

00:00 Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
00:06 Moderated by Wes Moss and sponsored by:
00:11 BrandBank
00:19 Cobb Chamber
00:24 Metro Atlanta Chamber
00:29 Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce
00:34 The Kessel D. Stelling Ballroom
00:44 The Best Brand in Business Banking
01:01 Bartow Morgan, Jr., Chief Executive Officer, BrandBank, asks everyone to take a seat
01:20 Welcome by Chris Gruehn, Cobb Market President, BrandBank
02:24 Pledge of Allegiance
02:49 Lunch
03:12 Welcome — BrandBank Exclusive Signature Event
03:19 Bartow Morgan, Jr., CEO, BrandBank
03:26 Thank you to all 18 candidates
03:59 Thank you Wes Moss, moderator and author of You Can Retire Sooner Than You Think
04:30 Thank you sponsors: North Fulton Chamber, Cobb Chamber, Metro Chamber, and the Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia
04:44 Thank you Connie Engel, Director for Cobb County
05:00 Thank you Margaret Whieldon, Director of Marketing
05:15 Support for non-partisan special election
05:37 Background on BrandBank
06:09 Alex Koutouzis, President and Managing Partner for BrandMortgage
06:33 Thanks to the community
06:49 Wes Moss — Candidates are waiting outside
07:02 Thank you Bartow Morgan, Jr.
07:06 Press coverage: WSB-TV, Fox News, Associated Press, Facebook Live, Twitter
07:24 BrandBank employees wearing a green sash

08:24 Welcome all 18 Georgia 6th District candidates to stage (left to right):

1. Keith Grawert, Republican http://KeithForGeorgia.com
2. Andre Pollard, Independent http://TheTechParty.us
3. Bob Gray, Republican http://BobGrayGA.com
4. Ron Slotin, Democrat http://VotinForSlotin.com
5. Amy Kremer, Republican http://AmyKremerForCongress.com
6. Kurt Wilson, Republican http://KurtForCongress.com

7. Dr. Mohammad Ali Bhuiyan, Republican http://MohammadAliForCongress.com
8. David Abroms, Republican http://AbromsForCongress.com
9. Karen Handel, Republican http://KarenHandel.com
10. Jon Ossoff, Democrat http://ElectJon.com
11. Dan Moody, Republican http://DanMoody.com
12. Ragin Edwards, Democrat http://RaginEdwards.com

13. Alexander Hernandez, Independent http://YourVoteGeorgia.com
14. Richard Keatley, Democrat http://KeatleyForChange.org
15. Judson Hill, Republican http://JudsonHill.com
16. Dr. Rebecca Quigg, Democrat http://RebeccaQuiggForCongress.com
17. Bruce LeVell, Republican http://LeVellForCongress.com
18. William Llop, Republican http://WilliamLlopCPAforCongress.com

14:07 Candidates’ Introductions

41:37 Question 1. Healthcare
Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump 10:03 PM - 27 Mar 2017
“The Democrats will make a deal with me on healthcare as soon as ObamaCare folds - not long. Do not worry, we are in very good shape!”
Would you have supported the GOP change to healthcare, and if not why, and is President Trump right or not?

1:09:32 Question 2. Tax Reform
Do you support lowering corporate taxes from 35% to 15% here in the U.S.?

1:35:17 Question 3. Policy to Impact the 6th District
If you could do — or have one policy that most impacts your constituents here in the 6th District — what would that policy be?

1:53:40 Candidate Guide published by BrandBank
1:54:56 Thank you all for being here
1:54:58 Last day to vote in Special Election is Tuesday, April 18, 2017
1:55:05 Candidates go to green room for press interviews
1:56:32 Wes Moss greets guests
1:58:12 Citizen journalist Nydia Tisdale
1:59:11 Sponsors reprise

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Candidates for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District

Post by Nydia Tisdale » March 31st, 2017, 3:00 pm

Candidates for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District — (left to right) Keith Grawert, Andre Pollard, Bob Gray, Ron Slotin, Amy Kremer, Kurt Wilson, Dr. Mohammad Ali Bhuiyan, David Abroms, Karen Handel, Jon Ossoff, Dan Moody, Ragin Edwards, Alexander Hernandez, Richard Keatley, Judson Hill, Dr. Rebecca Quigg, Bruce LeVell, and William Llop — answer questions during the candidate forum luncheon hosted by BrandBank; sponsored by the Cobb Chamber, Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce, the Metro Atlanta Chamber, and the Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia; moderated by Wes Moss, host of Money Matters on WSB Radio; and held at the Kessel D. Stelling Ballroom in the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, Georgia on Wednesday, March 29, 2017.
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Georgia’s 6th Congressional District includes east Cobb County, north Fulton County, and north DeKalb County.

Former Congressman Tom Price was confirmed to serve as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, leaving his congressional seat vacant.

The special election to fill Price’s seat is non-partisan. Eighteen candidates qualified to run including eleven Republicans, five Democrats, and two Independents.

Early voting is underway. The last day to vote in the special election is Tuesday, April 18, 2017.

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