2016 Candidate Forums

presented by the Johnson County Public Policy Council

To view videos of candidate forums held in 2016, click the links below:

Kansas Board of Education

Candidate Forum – Kansas State Board of Education District 2

October 8 featuring candidates Steve Roberts and Chris Cindric:  Video of Forum

Kansas Senate

Candidate Forum – Kansas Senate District 8

October 6 featuring Jim Denning (R) and Don McGuire (D): Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas Senate District 9

October 5 featuring Sen. Julia Lynn (R) and Chris Morrow (D): Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas Senate District 10

October 5 featuring Mary Pilcher Cook (R) and Vicki Hiatt (D): Video Part 1, Part 2

Candidate Forum – Kansas Senate District 11

October 12 featuring John Skubal (R) and Skip Fannen (D):  Video of Forum

July 12 featuring Republican primary candidates: Video (Part 1Part 2, Part 3)

Candidate Forum – Kansas Senate District 21

July 12 at the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas Senate District 23

October 5 featuring Sen. Rob Olson (R) and Spencer Kerfoot (D): Video of Forum

Kansas House

Candidate Forums – Kansas House District 8

July 14 at the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce:  Video of Forum

July 18 at the Olathe Community Center:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 14

October 5 featuring Rep. Keith Esau (R) and Merlin Ring: Video of Forum

July 18 featuring Republican primary candidates:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 15

October 5 featuring Rep. Erin Davis (R) and Paul McCorkle (D): Video of Forum

July 18 featuring Republican primary candidates: Video (Part 1 and Part 2)

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 16

October 5 featuring Amanda Grosserode (R) and Cindy Holscher (D): Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 17

Held July 21 featuring candidates in the general election:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 18

October 5 featuring Cindy Neighbor (D) and Eric Jenkins (R): Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 19

October 8 featuring Stephanie Clayton (R) and John Taube (L):  Part 1, Part 2

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 20

October 12 featuring Christopher McQueeny (D) and Jan Kessinger (R): Video of Forum

July 14 featuring Republican primary candidates:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 21

October 8 featuring Dorothy Hughes (R) and Jerry Stogsdill (D): Part 1, Part 2

July 11 featuring Republican primary candidates:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 23

October 5 featuring Linda Gallagher (R) and Amber Versola (D): Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 24

October 8 featuring Jarrod Ousley (D) and Rob Johnson (R): Part 1, Part 2

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 25

October 8 featuring Melissa Rooker (R) and Matt McCann (D): Part 1, Part 2

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 26

October 5 featuring Rep. Larry Campbell (R): Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 27

October 12 featuring Larry Miller (D) and Sean Tarwater (R): Video of Forum

July 14 at the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 28

July 13 featuring Republic primary candidates:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 29

October 6 featuring James Todd (R) and Brett Parker (D): Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 30

July 18 at the Olathe Community Center:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 39

July 21 featuring Republican primary candidates:  Video of Forum

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 78

October 5 featuring Jason Darby (D): Video of Forum

July 18 featuring Rep. Ron Ryckman (R): Video (Part 1 and Part 2)

Candidate Forum – Kansas House District 121

October 5 featuring Rep. Mike Kiegerl (R) and Jason Graff (D): Video of Forum

Johnson County Commission

County Commissioner, 3rd District

October 6 featuring Steve Klika (Benjamin Hodge declined to participate):  Video