I think this is one of those years where it is confusing as to what each candidate stands for, what they are running on and who they are opposing. Most of the ads I see are telling you what the other does wrong. If I believe them, no one deserves to be in office.

League of Women Voters Duluth will be hosting a series of Forums to let you meet some of the candidates  for the coming November 4th election. Here are the details for all the forums to get involved and learn who may be making your laws.

State Legislative District 7B

Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Location: Morgan Park Community Recreation Center, 1288 88th Ave. W., Duluth

Time: 7-8:15pm

Candidate Participants: Erik Simonson, Travis Silvers

Co-sponsors: LWV Duluth and Morgan Park Smithville Community Club

St. Louis County District 1 Commissioner

Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Location: City Hall, City Council Chambers, 3rd Floor City Hall, 411 W. First St., Duluth

Time: 6:00-6:45pm

Sponsors: LWV Duluth

Candidate Participants: Frank Jewel, Jim Booth

Forum will be recorded and available after the event on PACTV and lwvduluth.org

State Legislative Districts 3B, 7A and 7B

Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Location: City Hall, City Council Chambers, 3rd Floor City Hall, 411 W. First St., Duluth

Time: 7:00-8:30pm

Candidate Participants: District 3B - Mary Murphy, Wade Fremling; District 7A - Becky

Hall, Kriss Osbakken, Jennifer Schultz; District 7B - Erik Simonson, Travis Silvers

Sponsor: LWV Duluth

Forum will be recorded and available after the event on PACTV and lwvduluth.org

State Legislative District 7A

Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Location: Lakeside-Lester Park Community Recreation Center,

106 N 54th Ave E., Duluth   Time: 7-8:15pm

Candidate Participants: Becky Hall, Kriss Osbakken, Jennifer Schultz

Co-sponsors: LWV Duluth and Lakeside-Lester Park Community Club