The Greater Smithfield-Selma Area Chamber of Commerce will host a debate for candidates for the 7th Congressional District of N.C. at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, in the Great Hall at Johnston Community College in Smithfield.
Invited candidates include: Republican nominee David Rouzer, Democratic nominee Jonathan Barfield and Libertarian nominee Wesley Casteen.
The debate will be moderated by Chamber board chairman Keith Dimsdale. Each candidate will make opening remarks, and will be asked a series of questions that have been submitted in advance on various issues that pertain to Johnston County and the 7th Congressional District. The candidates will then make closing remarks. The debate will be open to the public. Visit smithfieldselma.com for more information.