Full State Senate District 61 Candidate Forum

On October 12th, three of the four candidates for Minnesota State Senate in District 61 participated in a forum co-sponsored by the Whittier Alliance and the League of Women Voters.

As a public service to those looking for information on the contest, KFAI offers complete, unedited audio from this, the only community forum for candidates in this special election.

Independence Party Candidate Matt Brillhart did not respond to invitations to join the forum.

The participants are:

  • Farheen Hakeem - Green Party
  • Jeff Hayden - DFL
  • Bruce Lundeen - Republican Party

Download or listen to complete audio from the event by clicking the button below. Thanks to Dick Rees for engineering, recording and providing sound in the Whittier Community Center.