TTTT Takeaway Activism and Notes – May 2013 (Candidate Forum)

The Meeting


In lieu of our regularly scheduled Third Tuesday Tea Time, the members of Cape County Tea Party organized and executed a 8th Congressional District Special Election Candidate Forum.  The six candidates for the office vacated by Jo Ann Emerson took part in the forum held on Wednesday May 22, 2013 at 6:30pm.

The normal meeting held on Tuesday night was canceled.


Here are still photos of the candidates:

Candidate Forum – 8th CD – Photos – 01


Here are the questions used by the moderator:

Candidate Forum – 8th CD – Questions – 02


Here are the questions as given to the audience:

Candidate Forum – 8th CD – Questions – 03


Here is the SEMO Activism Calendar distributed at the end of the meeting

Candidate Forum – 8th CD – SEMO Activism Calendar – 01


Video Evidence!

Below are the videos from the event:



Cape County Tea Party – 8th Congressional District Candidate Forum

The members of the Cape County Tea Party invite the citizens of Cape Girardeau County (and beyond) to hear from Missouri Candidates who wish to represent them at the Cape County Tea Party 8th Congressional District Candidate Forum.

Join us for an opportunity to hear from the six candidates who seek to represent you as a citizen of Cape Girardeau County, Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives.


  • Wednesday May 22nd, 2013


  • 6:30 – 8:00pm
  • Doors by 6:00pm
  • Eevent will start promptly at 6:30pm
  • Arrive early to mingle with the candidates


  • Cape Public Library
  • 711 N. Clark
  • Cape Girardeau, MO




  • Bill Slantz
  • Doug Enyart
  • Jason Smith
  • Dr. Robert George
  • Steve Hodges
  • Tom Brown




  • There will be no regular Cape County Tea Party Meeting (a.k.a. Third Tuesday Tea Time) for the month of May which normally would have been held on Tuesday 05/21/13



Cape County Tea Party – 8th Congressional District Candidate Forum