Longview Chamber of Commerce and the Texas Prosperity Project will hold Republican Primary Candidate Forums in the Eitelman Room at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex on Tuesday, January 26, 2016. The first session at 6:00 p.m. will feature candidates running for state Senate District 1. Those candidates include Republican State Representatives David Simpson of Longview and Bryan Hughes of Mineola, Lindale ISD trustee Gen. James K. "Red" Brown and retired U.S. Navy pilot Mike Lee of Queen City. The second session is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. with candidates seeking the House District 7 seat. Those candidates include former Longview Mayor Jay Dean and business owner David Watts. The deadline to submit questions is January 21st and should be submitted to Suzanne Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information, please contact Suzanne Brown with the Longview Chamber of Commerce at 903-237-4003, via email at email@example.com.