Tea Party hosting 9th District candidate session

The Blair County Tea Party will hold a candidate question-and-answer session with people running to replace Rep. Bill Shuster for the 9th Congressional District at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Bavarian Hall, 112 S. 13th St.

The public is welcome to attend and encouraged to submit questions to altoonajason@yahoo.com.

Candidates Art Halvorson and Benjamin Hornberger have confirmed they will attend, and invitations have been sent to all other known candidates.

Candidates will make short statements, then answer questions from the tea party and those submitted by the public.