SIOUX CITY, Iowa — The Frank LaMere Native American Presidential Forum will be held August 19th and 20th (9am-6pm) in Sioux City, Iowa. Over the two days, each candidate will make an individual appearance and respond to questions from panels of tribal leaders and Native American youth.
Event Schedule (all times are Central Daylight Savings):
Monday, August 19
Tuesday, August 20
|11 am||Mark Charles|
|6pm||Bill de Blasio|
The forum is a national conversation and will be streamed live at https://vimeo.com/fourdirectionsvote
As a nonpartisan event, all major Democratic and Republican presidential candidates have been invited to participate in the forum, including President Donald Trump and Republican challenger William Weld.
Currently, several candidates vying for the Democratic nomination have confirmed that they will attend, including: US Senators Elizabeth Warren, Amy Klobucher, and Bernie Sanders; author Marianne Williamson; Montana Governor Steve Bullock; former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro; Mayor Bill de Blasio; and former US Representative John Delaney. Independent Candidate Mark Charles (Navajo) also will attend.
Full articles at: AP News, Sioux City Journal
Article submitted by: A Non Ymous