Gubernatorial, Senate debates on WMTV
TMJ4 in Milwaukee is hosting and moderating the debates.
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - NBC15 is proud to be the only Madison station to broadcast two political debates in advance of Wisconsin’s August 9 primary. TMJ4 in Milwaukee is hosting the debates at Marquette’s Varsity Theater and the debates will be co-moderated by TMJ4 anchors Charles Benson and Shannon Sims.
Here’s everything you need to know:
When are the debates?
The Senate Democratic primary debate will take place Sunday, July 17th, at 6:00 p.m.
The Gubernatorial Republican primary debate will take place Sunday, July 24th, at 6:00 p.m.
Which candidates are participating?
Five candidates have been confirmed for the July 17th Senate debate: Lt. Gov Mandela Barnes, State Treasurer Sarah Godlewski, Milwaukee Bucks executive Alex Lasry, Outagamie County Executive Tom Nelson, and Millennial Action Project Founder & Former CEO Steven Olikara.
Three candidates have been confirmed for the July 24th Governor debate: Former Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch, Michels Corporation co-owner Tim Michels, and State. Rep. Tim Ramthun.
How can I watch the debates?
- Watch live on WMTV News.
- Watch at NBC15.com.
- Watch elsewhere in Wisconsin on TMJ4, WEAU, WSAW, or WGBA.
How can I submit a question for the moderators to ask?
What questions or topics would you like the candidates for U.S. Senate and Wisconsin governor to discuss? Send your question to TMJ4.
To submit a question, click HERE.
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