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Candidate Services

PACTV brings information to voters so that they can make informed decisions about candidates running for local, county and state offices.

Spring 2017 Local Elections:

  • Candidate Spotlight: Candidates running for local offices are invited to PACTV and can choose to record a 3-minute candidate statement. These statements will be a part of "Candidate Spotlight" which will be shown on the corresponding government channel and on PACTV's YouTube Channel - PACTV Video Share.
  • Candidate Forums: PACTV will hold forums when there are contested races, either at PACTV or another location. 

Check back here soon for more information! 

Duxbury Candidate Spotlight NA* March 25th
Kingston Candidate Spotlight Candidate Forum April 29th
Pembroke Candidate Spotlight NA* May 13th
Plymouth Candidate Spotlight Candidate Forum May 20th

* There are aren't any contested races in 2017

If you would like to see information on the 2016 Local Elections, please select your town and click below:

 Duxbury Candidate Spotlight and Forums 
 Kingston Candidate Spotlight
 Pembroke  Candidate Spotlight
 Plymouth Candidate Spotlight and Forums

November 2016 Plymouth County Elections - Candidate Statements

Candidates running for Plymouth County Sheriff took part in Candidate Spotlight in October 2016.  The candidates were:
Scott Vecchi and Joseph McDonald. Joseph McDonald was re-elected.

Candidates Running for Plymouth County Commissioner (2 offices) were invited to attend Candidate Statements in October 2016. Greg Hanley attended.  Greg Hanley and Dan Pollotta were re-elected on November 8, 2016. 

November 2016 State Senate Elections - Candidate Forum

Massachusetts State Representatives

Candidates running for State Representative in the 1st, 6th and 12th Plymouth Districts attended Candidate Forums at PACTV on October 18, 2016.  Candidates attending were:

1st Plymouth District- John Mahoney (D) and Matt Muratore (R-Incumbent)

6th Plymouth District - Josh Cutler (D-Incumbent) and Vince Cogliano (R )

12th Plymouth District - Thomas Calter (D - Incumbent) and Peter Boncek (R)

On November 8, 2016, all three incumbents were re-elected to office.  They were State Representative Matt Muratore, State Representative Josh Cutler and State Representative Tom Calter.