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UFV holds candidates’ debate

An all-candidates debate will be held in Abbotsford on Monday, April 18, and is open to UFV students, staff, faculty and the public.

The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce has also organized an all-candidates meeting on April 28, at 7 p.m. at Garden Park Towers.

“We are really hoping to increase the youth vote in this region and would really like to see more young people come out and vote,” explained third-year political science student Katie Schilt, treasurer for the newly formed UFV Political Science Student Association

The debate will include incumbent Ed Fast (Conservative), Madeline Hardin (Liberal), David Murray (NDP), and Daniel Bryce (Green). The event takes place at 7 p.m. in Building B on the Abbotsford campus in the lecture theatre, room B101.

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