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Presnell/Hicks Debate Monday

The Mars Hill University Political Science Program will host a debate between Michele Presnell and Dean Hicks on Monday, October 13, 2014, at 7:00 in Moore Auditorium. Presnell, the Republican incumbent, and Hicks, the Democratic challenger, are candidates for the 118th district seat in the N.C. House of Representatives, representing Madison, Haywood, and Yancey counties. 

Questions for the candidates have been submitted by Mars Hill University faculty, staff and students. Education funding, fracking, and voting laws will factor heavily in the questions to the candidates.