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McAllen, TX-The candidates for the McAllen District 1 Commission seat will be the program for the McAllen Citizens League’s noon luncheon. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday December 14th at the Salvation Army Center on 23rd street at Pecan in McAllen. “All 3 candidates, Joseph Caporusso, Javier Villalobos and Timothy Wilkins have confirmed their attendance”, said Christopher Julian President of the League. The League’s political forum format allows each candidate 2 minute opening comments followed by a 1 minute follow up/rebuttal. After all candidates have spoken, questions from League members only will be asked. The special election for this seat vacated by Commissioner Richard Cortez will be held on Saturday January 20th.
The meeting is open to the public with lunch available for $12 for members and $15 for non-members. Membership in the League is only $10 per year. For more information on the League go to www.McAllenCitizensLeague.org.