With the elections fast approaching, it is important to get as much information about candidates and issues. A good source for obtaining information about candidates and issues is to attend a local forum. Of course, this vehicle is not an absolute but it is at least a good start. Meanwhile, it is important to get as much information as possible from sources that are credible and gives the electorate some understanding of the main idea behind an issue or an unbias opinion of whom to vote in the coming election. There is still time but the time is closing quickly.