On September 9, 2020, the Senior Statesmen of Virginia held a Candidate Forum for the two candidates for Virginia’s 5th Congressional District. Participating in the forum were Democratic candidate Cameron Webb and Republican Candidate Bob Good.
Our podcast begins with Jeff Gould, president of the Senior Statesmen of Virginia.
00:00 - Introduction from Jeff Gould 01:30 - Moderator Allison Wrabel introduces the candidates 04:45 - Democratic Candidate Cameron Webb 18:30 - Republican Candidate Bob Good 30:30 - Webb is given change to rebut Good's concluding statement 32:00 - Question #1 - The 5th District encompasses different kinds of area from rural to small cities. There can be a difference in ideology among those constituents. If elected, how in any specific way would you bridge that gap? 37:00 - Question #2 - What will both of you do if elected to address environmental conditions and climate change? 43:00 - Question #3 - Which specific actions are you going to take to get broadband to the 5th District 48:30 - Question #4 - Can you each discuss your views on health care? 55:40 - Closing statement from Good 59:00 - Closing statement from Webb
The candidates spoke at the Wednesday September 9, 2020 meeting of the Senior Statesmen of Virginia. The meeting was held on Zoom. Following the presentation, questions were taken from the audience. The program was moderated by Daily Progress journalist Allison Wrabel.