FLORISSANT (KMOX) – For about two hours, the five candidates for St. Louis County Executives talked about their priorities, what they believe to be the issues, what they perceive to be each others’ shortfalls. They also responded to concerns from the audience.
This may be the only meeting between incumbent Charlie Dooley and challenger Steve Stenger.
Besides their opening and closing statements, each candidate was given one minute to respond to a question from the League of Women Voters moderator. They had to stay on topic and couldn’t engage each other.
Here, raw and unedited, is their forum:
1. Each candidate was given the chance to introduce themselves: