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Debates of June 11 Dem Primary Foes Sunday in F.C.

The two races that will be on the June 11 Democratic primary ballot in Falls Church are for the party’s nomination to the 35th State Senate District, and for the Arlington-Falls Church Commonwealth Attorney’s position. The Falls Church League of Women Voters will host a debate of the candidates in these races this Sunday, April 7, at 3 p.m. at the George Mason High School auditorium.

The debate will commence at 3 p.m. for the three vying for the State Senate seat, incumbent Dick Saslaw and challengers Yasmine Taeb and Karen Torrent.

At 4 p.m. the debate will begin between incumbent Commonwealth Attorney Theo Stamos and challenger Parisa Dehgheni-Tafti. Students at George Mason High will moderate the debates. The League of Women Voters does not endorse candidates, but facilitates voter education efforts such as this.