Madison County Recorder Matt Rice and his challenger in the November election, Amy Meyer, have different views on the ability of the office to fend off potential scammers. The office records real estate transactions, and a growing problem nationwide involves identity fraud. Democrat Amy Meyer says she has seen this impact families in her legal practice.
Republican Matt Rice says there are ways to catch potential scams before they go too far.
On another topic, Rice says he is saving taxpayers money through various initiatives, while Meyer disputes that claim. Both state their desire to operate the office in a non-partisan manner. You can hear the full interviews with each candidate by clicking the Listen tab at the top of this page.