At the Democratic Club luncheon today, Amy Evans listens as opponent Chris Fillios fields a question from moderator Tamara Poelstra at the Democratic Club luncheon at the Iron Horse at noon today. The two are vying for the Coeur d'Alene City Council seat now held by Mike Kennedy. (Photo: Duane Rasmussen)
- Chris Fillios: "I felt that I had the background and the skills," he said. "I had written compensation plans, written budgets, managed people, so I felt I was well suited for it. And, frankly, I looked at the history of some of the folks who had been elected and found that basically some of them were not very well qualified." Profile here.
- Amy Evans: Ultimately, she said, she decided to run because she has a unique skill set that she is bringing to the table. Among those skills is the ability to bring people with diverse backgrounds together to work toward a common goal." "I've been told that I am a uniter," Evans said. "I've done major fundraisers and I have been very involved in the 'Save Sorensen School' effort. So, my vision is to bring that to the table." Profile here.
Question: Rank these two candidates on a 1-2 basis.