Candidates decline to join others at forums

As a nonpartisan political organization, The League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues and influences public policy through education and advocacy. LWV does not endorse candidates for public office or make contributions to political campaigns or candidates. We provide information to voters to make democracy work.

Over the years, The Williamsburg Area LWV has sponsored well-attended candidate forums for state and local races as a service to provide area voters an opportunity to hear responses to substantive questions from all the candidates in an election. These live forums are open...