Candidates for House District 135 to Meet in Online Forum October 12

Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Ann Luther

Candidates for House District 135, which includes Bar Harbor, Lamoine, and Mount Desert, will meet the public in an online Q&A forum via Zoom webinar on Monday, October 12, beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Joining the forum are District 135 House candidates Benjamin Meiklejohn (GI), Timothy Oh (R), and Lynne Williams (D).  The forum will also live stream on Facebook at

Residents are urged to attend the webinar and learn how the candidates will deal with the important issues facing Hancock County and the State of Maine. There will be an opportunity for the audience to submit their own questions using the Zoom Q&A function to be presented by the moderator.  In order to participate in the Q&A portion of the event, people are encouraged to register for the webinar at The forum will be moderated by Faith DeAmbrose, Managing Editor of the Mount Desert Islander. This event is sponsored by the Mount Desert Islander and the League of Women Voters Downeast.  

The Ellsworth American and the Mount Desert Islander are Maine owned and managed weekly newspapers serving Hancock County, Maine.

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.  The League does not endorse any political party or candidate for elective office.