THE CENTER FOR RETURNING CITIZENS
Human Rights Coalition * Decarcerate PA * Coalition Against Mass Incarceration * The BLOC Party
The RETURNING CITIZENS POLITICAL EDUCATION SERIES
You are cordially invited to meet & listen to the vision of political candidates for Mayor & Candidates for City Council at Large Seats . Each candidate will present their vision as it relates to the Returning Citizen population & participate in a Question & Answer session:
Tuesday, April 21
5 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.
The Friends Center 1501 Cherry St. Meeting Room (seating -300)
Mayoral Candidates: Lynn Abraham 5:15-6 pm Doug Oliver 6 pm
City Council Democrats : Isaiah Thomas * Wilson Alexander Sherrie Cohen * Green Party : Kristin Combs 7-9 pm
The format will consist of Mayoral candidates presenting their vision for 10 minutes and then taking 40 minutes of questions.
City Council at Large Candidates will each give their 10 minute vision of Philadelphia.... then participate in a spirited 60 minute group Q & A session with prepared questions & audience input.
As organizations we believe it is our responsibility to educate and convey the importance of Philadelphia’s electoral races, the group potential of Returning Citizens and further discussions that will lend analysis of each political candidate’s vision for Philadelphia and the growing Returning Citizen population. We invite you to come out, listen to the candidates and dialog with them in open forum.
(parking validated at the lot corner of 15 th &Cherry St. $10)