Voter forum coming to Colfax Library

To assist local voters, a candidate forum for the upcoming primaries will be held on Tuesday, July 17 at 7 p.m. at The Center at Colfax Library. For the forum, congressional candidates from the 5th District, county commission, auditor and treasurer’s positions were invited to participate.

Scheduled so far are 5th congressional District candidates: Lisa Brown (D) and Dave Saulibio (Trump Populist Party). For County Commissioner (Michael Largent (R) and John Mark Mahnky (D). For Auditor Sandy Jamison (R) and Eric Fejeran (D), and for Treasurer (Mark Clinton (R) and Christina Nelson (R).

For those wanting to learn more about the candidates for District Court Judge, District 9 state legislators an additional forum is being held at Neill Public Library on Wednesday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m.

The forums are sponsored by the Pullman League of Women Voters and will be taped for broadcast on their website at For questions about the forum, please contact Deborah Olson from the League of Women Voters at 509-332-2114 or Whitman County Library at 509-397-4366.

For more information, contact:

Kristie Kirkpatrick at 509-397-4366


For a complete list of events and programs happening in all fourteen Whitman County Library branches, visit the Whitman County Library website or the library's events calendar or call the library at 397-4366 or 877-733-3375 toll-free.