The Tom Sumner Program is teaming with the Mott Community College Political Science Department to commemorate Constitution Day by going “Off The Beaten Path To The White House” with a debate-style forum to meet Independent and Third Party candidates for President of The United States on Thursday September 15, 2016 at the MCC Event Center. The events will be streamed LIVE on-line from 3-6pm (Eastern) at www.tomsumnerprogram.com and broadcast in Flint on WFOV 92.1 LPFM. The public is invited and other media may participate. Doors open at 2pm.
Candidates will face a panel expected to include Flint Journal Editor Bryn Mickle, Detroit News Editorial Director Nolan Finley, Michigan Radio Lansing Bureau Chief Rick Pluta and “Flint’s premiere political pundit” Paulr Rozycki from MCC.
The Independent and Third Party candidates (in alphabetical order) are:
Robert Dionisio (unitedpartyusa.org) Washington, D.C.
John Fitzgerald Johnson (Independent) ?
Dr. Lynn Kahn (Independent) Kensington, Maryland
Lloyd Kelso (Independent) Gastonia, NC
Chris Keniston (Veterans Party) Texas
Gloria LaRiva (Party for Socialisim and Liberation) San Fr, CA
Scott Smith (Independent) Boulder, CO
Emidio “Mimi” Soltysik (Socialist Party USA) Los Angeles, CA
Robby Wells (Independent) Atlanta, GA
Terry Wheelock (Independent) Dallas, Texas
Jerry White (Socialist Equality Party) Ann Arbor, MI
Contact: www.tomsumnerprogram.com or call (810) 339-8255 (TALK)