BNN Election Coverage: Farnsworth House Candidates Night

The candidates forum took place at the Farnsworth House on August 23rd and

was sponsored by Ward 11 and Ward 19 Democratic Committees.



The candidates for 4 offices were represented at the forum:

1 - 2nd Suffolk State Senate (State Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz)

2 - 11th Suffolk State Repesentative (State Rep. Liz Malia and Charles Clemons Muhammad)

3 - Suffok County Sheriff (Michael Freedberg (on behalf of Alexander Rhalimi) and Yolanda Smith (on behalf of Sheriff Steve Tompkins)

4- Suffolk County Register of Deeds ( Katherine Forde, Stephanie Everett, Michael Mackan, Paul Nutting, Jr. and Jeff Ross


Among the topics discussed were mass incarceration, charter school caps, the Community Preservation Act and

fighting povery.

Original Air Date: 
Aug 23, 2016