Candidate Forum: House District 16 (Brooksville, Castine, Sedgwick, Blue Hill, Surry, Trenton)

Hosted On Zoom
Thursday, October 13, 2022
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Featuring candidates Stephen Hanrahan (R) and Nina Milliken (D). The forum was moderated by Nat Barrows, publisher of the Penobscat Bay Press. This event was sponsored by the Mount Desert Islander, the Penobscot Bay Press, and the League of Women Voters Downeast.

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