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Voters can submit questions for Mondays 9th District town hall event
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PBS debates
On TV: Begins 2 p.m. Sunday. House District 9 Republicans debate airs at 3:30 p.m.; U.S. Senate race, Democrats at 6 p.m., Republicans at 6:30 p.m.
Online: Streamed Sunday after broadcast at

Election 2016
Hall County early voting
When: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays today through May 20
Where: Hall County Government Center, 2875 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville
Saturday voting: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 14, Hall County Government Center; North Hall Community Center, 4175 Nopone Road, Gainesville; Spout Springs Library, 6488 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch
What to bring: Photo ID, either Georgia driver’s license (even if expired or suspended); valid state or federal government photo ID; valid U.S. passport with photo; valid government employee photo ID (city, county, state or federal); valid U.S. military photo ID; or tribal photo ID. Those without photo ID may obtain free voter ID card at Elections and Registrars Office or Department of Driver Services.
Primary election day: May 24, polls open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; check registration card or visit for precinct info

Now it’s your chance to question the candidates.

The Times and AccessWDUN are co-sponsoring a town hall meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Brenau Downtown Center, 301 Main St., Gainesville, featuring the five Republican candidates for the 9th District U.S. House race.

Panelists, including The Times’ Joshua Silavent, will present questions offered by local voters to candidates Paul Broun, Doug Collins, Roger Fitzpatrick, Bernie Fontaine and Mike Scupin.

Questions may be sent by email to by noon Monday. Include “town hall” in the subject line. Panelists will review the questions submitted and offer the best ones at the forum.

The event will be available via streaming at, and, and broadcast live on WDUN AM-550 and FM-102.9.

Candidates face off in PBS debate