Stonehill’s Martin Institute to Host Two General Election Forums on October 7th

September 23, 2014


The Joseph Martin Institute for Law & Society at Stonehill College will host a pair of General Election forums on Tuesday, October 7th featuring the candidates for Treasurer (Deb Goldberg-Democrat,  Michael Heffernan-Republican and Ian Jackson-Green Rainbow) and Attorney General (Maura Healey-Democrat & John Miller-Republican) of Massachusetts. Both events, which are open to the public, are being co-sponsored by Gatehouse Media & WGBH-TV Boston.

The Treasurer’s forum, slated to begin at 5 p.m.,  will be moderated by Rick Holmes of Metrowest Daily News and MassPoliticalNews.com and will feature panelists Janet Wu of WCVB-TV Boston, Peter Kadzis of WGBH-TV Boston and Paul Crocetti of the Waltham News Tribune.

To RSVP (tickets are limited) for the Treasurer’s forum, please visit here.

The Attorney General’s forum, scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., will be moderated by Chazy Dowaliby, editor of The Patriot Ledger and The Enterprise. The forum will feature panelists Ed Donga of The Enterprise, Janet Wu, and Adam Reilly of WGBH.

To RSVP (tickets are limited) for the Attorney General’s forum, please visit here.

Goldberg won a three-way Democratic primary for Massachusetts State Treasurer earlier this month, defeating state Senator Barry Finegold and state Representative Tom Conroy. Goldberg will face off with Republican nominee Heffernan in the November election.

Healey, a political newcomer, defeated former State Senator Warren Tolman to become the Democratic nominee for Attorney General in the September 9th primary while Miller ran uncontested to become the Republican candidate. 

DATE:  
Tuesday, October 7th  
TIME: 
Treasurer’s Forum- 5 p.m.; Attorney General Forum- 7 p.m.
LOCATION:  
The Martin Institute at Stonehill College, 320 Washington St., Easton, MA 02357
CONTACT INFORMATION:  
Noelle Preston, 508-565-1131
PRESS CREDENTIALS: 
Media outlets wishing to obtain press credentials should contact npreston@stonehill.edu  Please include the name of the organization, the name of each person from the organization requesting credentials, contact email and phone numbers.