Doug Heckman, the Democratic nominee for the seventh Congressional district, will be the guest speaker at the Barrow County Democratic Party’s Oct. 11 meeting.
The meeting will be held at Golden Corral in Winder beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Heckman is running for the seat being vacated by John Linder. He faces Republican Rob Woodall in the general election.
The public is invited to this free event.
Heckman is a West Point graduate with a MBS from Duke. He is a Colonel in the United States Army Reserves and a veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan. Heckman will speak on national security, climate change, education and tax reform and will take questions afterwards.