Trustee candidates face off at forum

A total of 12 of the 14 candidates running for the position of school board trustee – 10 in Prince Rupert and four seeking the rural seat – answered questions from the audience at Charles Hays on Thursday evening as the B.C. Teacher’s Federation hosted an all candidates forum moderated by Treena Decker.

The format included opening statements, general questions that would be answered by two candidates drawn at random, questions for a specific candidate and closing statements. As well, each candidate had a number of cards to respond to a question that was not posed to them. … 73154.html