Democrat Kirsten Engel doesn't appear at congressional forum; campaign says she never confirmed

A forum for two candidates running for the House in southern Arizona's competitive 6th Congressional District became a platform for just one conten...

September 28, 2022
8:26 AM

A forum for two candidates running for the House in southern Arizona's competitive 6th Congressional District became a platform for just one contender Thursday.Democratic candidate Kirsten Engel did not appear at the forum, leaving her Republican opponent Juan Ciscomani as the only candidate to take part.Engel's campaign said Friday they were not given details recently about the event and had not confirmed she could participate.The forum was hosted by the editor of the Casa Grande Dispatch and Pinal Central, who addressed the empty seat at the start of the forum.

Alison Steinbach