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March 23rd meeting

The McAllen Citizens League will host the McAllen ISD Board of Trustees Candidates during its noon luncheon meeting on Thursday March 23. The meeting will be held at the Salvation Army Center on North 23rd Street & Pecan in McAllen.
“This is the second of three Political Forums planned before the May election”, said Christopher Julian, President of the League.
All school board candidates have been invited to this forum. This includes Place 3 candidates Debbie Crane Aliseda, Mark Dougherty & Raul A. Moreno, Place 6, Larry Esparza & Homer Martinez & Place 7 Lynse Guerra & Sam Saldivar, Jr.
The Leagues forum format allows each candidate a 2 minute opening comments and a 1 minute follow up after all candidates have spoken. Then questions from League members only will be asked.
The meeting is open to the public and lunch is available for $12 for members & $15 for non-members. Membership in the League is only $10 per year. Go to www.McAllenCitizensLeague.org for more information.

Meeting April 28, 2016

 

Citizens League to host 449th Runoff Candidates

 

McAllen Citizens League has invited the run-off candidates for

the 449th State District Court, Incumbent Jesse Contreras and challenger

Renee Betancourt to speak at their lunch meeting on Thursday, April 28th.

The meeting will be held at the Salvation Army Center located on 23rd and

Pecan.

 

The political forum allows each candidate a two-minute introduction and a one-minute follow-up/rebuttal. After the candidates have spoken, they will

answer questions that are submitted by League members only.

 

“This will be our last political forum for this for this election cycle”, said

Christopher Julian, McAllen Citizens League president.

 

The meetings are open to the public and lunch is available for $12 for

League members and $15 for non-members. Annual membership dues are

only $10 a year.