By Brandon Hall
(Email Him At WestMIPolitics@Gmail.com)
Democrat candidate for Governor Abdul El Sayed will be in West Michigan tonight for a townhall in Allendale at GVSU.
El Sayed, who recently turned in his signatures for the August primary ballot, will be available from 5-6. El Sayed faces controversy over whether or not he is eligible after being registered to vote in New York.
According to GVSU Democrats:
"Join us for this town hall meeting hosted by the GVSU College Democrats! Abdul will speak about his candidacy for governor and answer questions from the crowd.
Doors open at 4:30pm with the event starting up at 5pm. This event is free and open to the public, we really hope you can make it!
Location: Kirkhof Center - Grand River Room"
On the conservative side, Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk will also be in Allendale at GVSU tonight for a free speech event from 7-9.
According to GVSU Republicans:
"Grand Valley State College Republicans are excited to host Charlie Kirk, Founder & Executive Director of Turning Point USA for a free speech gala on campus.
Brandon Hall is a lifelong political nerd from Grand Haven, and is the Managing Editor of West Michigan Politics.