The University of South Alabama’s Student Government Association is sponsoring a voter awareness rally “One Vote, One Voice,” at 5p.m. on Monday, Oct. 23 on the lawn of the Epsilon Residence Halls. The event is free and open to the public.
At the event, students can register to vote, meet candidates for political office and listen to their platforms. There will be music, food and prizes. Many candidates running for local, state and national office are scheduled to appear during the USA rally. Candidates who wish to appear need to contact Jennifer Crosslin at 753-1957.
Candidates scheduled include: Chad Fincher, State House of Representatives, District 102; Ken Megginson, Board of Education, District one; Judy Stout, Board of Education, District two; John McMillan, State Senate, District 22; Jeffery Jones, State Senate, District 33; Gary Tanner and Ben Brooks, State Senate, District 35; Al Johnson, Alabama Supreme Court, Place 3; and, Vivian Beckerle and Jo Bonner, U.S. House of Representatives, Alabama District one.