Citizens Campaign will host a “no-blame” Democratic gubernatorial forum in Newark this Wednesday
by Brick City Live Staff/March 20, 2017
New Jersey Democratic gubernatorial candidates John Wisniewski, Ray Lesniak and Jim Johnson are confirmed to participate in a “no-blame” gubernatorial forum this coming Wednesday, March 22nd at 4 p.m. Rutgers-Newark’s Paul Robeson Campus Center.
Civics training and leadership organization The Citizens Campaign will host the pre-primary forum. The no-blame philosophy, which encourages problem solving that shuns personal conflict and instead focuses on effective, evidence-based solutions to civic challenges, is a cornerstone of The Citizen’s Campaign’s approach to empowering everyday people to flex their civic muscles. The Wednesday forum will invite the Democratic gubernatorial candidates to focus on the ins and outs of their policy proposals to fix the state’s most pressing problems.
Jim McQueeny, host of MY9’s “New Jersey Now,” will moderate the forum. The Citizens Campaign will invite Republican candidates for governor to participate in a similarly formatted event closer to the June 7th primaries. The general election for New Jersey governor will take place on November 7th.
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