The Cooperstown Area

The Cooperstown Area


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 Monday, October 26, 2020 / 7pm-8:30pm

     Interactive Candidates Debate: 
     121st  New York State Assembly District 
      - Candidates will respond to audience questions -

         Zoom Link to Debate:

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        Contact: forumsupport [at]

        Have Questions to Ask the Candidates?
        Email them to:
        forumquestions [at]
        1. Your Name 
        2. Your Place of Residence 
        3. Name of Candidate that the Question Is For

         Debate Synopsis:
          Daniel Buttermann, Jacob Cornell, and John Salka
          (the three candidates vying for the New York State’s 121st
          District Assembly seat) will meet in an online debate    
          sponsored by The LWV of the Cooperstown Area &
          The LWV of the Oneonta Area.

      • The two Leagues have planned a forum that will be conducted using standard debate formats.
      • Candidates will make introductory statements and answer questions emailed from audience members who are viewing the virtual Zoom debate.




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Event Date: 
Oct 22 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Event location: 

Zoom Meeting

League Members are welcome to become part of our League’s history as we commence our next fifty years by attending our annual meeting on October 22 from 6-7:30 p.m. The meeting will take place on the League’s Zoom platform.

121st district campaign forum
Event Date: 
Oct 26 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Candidate's Forum for the 121st NY State Assembly District

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