Candidates Respond to Questions About Mental Health

A Candidates Forum on Mental Health was scheduled for Saturday, April 4th.  Sponsored by the National Alliance of Mental Health (NAMI), Mental Health Partners, Boulder Community Health, the Interfaith Network of Mental Illness, the HOPE Coalition, the Boulder Rotary Club, and the Boulder Valley Rotary Club, its purpose was to give candidates an opportunity to share their perspectives on a number of issues as well as address questions from the audience.   Obviously, it was cancelled.  Yet the topic of mental health is perhaps now more important than ever.  We invited participation from all of the candidates we could find who will be in the June 30 primary for County Commissioner or the Colorado Legislature. Following are the verbatim answers from those candidates who responded