Channel 2 WSB-TV will televise a live debate between Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle and Secretary of State Brian Kemp, the two Republicans who finished first and second consecutively in the May Primary Election. Cagle and Kemp are battling each other to win the Republican nomination for Governor of Georgia in the upcoming runoff election.
Channel 2 Action News Anchor Justin Farmer will moderate the live debate on Sunday, July 15 on Channel 2 starting at 12:30 p.m.
Panelists include award-winning news Anchor and Reporter Dave Huddleston from Channel 2 Action News, Political Reporter Greg Bluestein from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Condace Pressley, Manager of Programming Operations and Community Affairs for News 95.5 and AM750 WSB and KISS 104.1.
Farmer and the panelists will question the candidates on the most important issues to voters including the economy, taxes, illegal immigration, abortion, education, traffic and transportation. The candidates will also answer questions fielded directly from the voters.
WHAT: Republican Gubernatorial Run-Off Debate
WHO Moderated by Justin Farmer, Anchor, Channel 2 Action News
WHEN: Sunday, July 15, 2018
TIME: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. (LIVE)
WHERE: Channel 2 WSB-TV
Then, on Tuesday, July 24, Channel 2 Action News will provide coverage throughout day and night on the Republican Runoff Election. Channel 2 will have up-to the-minute results for races in 50 local counties with live reports from polling locations and from the campaign headquarters.
The key races include Georgia Governor, Lt. Governor, Secretary of State, Congress and local school board and commission seats.
Results will be shown on Channel 2 WSB-TV, online at www.wsbtv.com, and on the WSB-TV News App.
About Channel 2 WSB-TV The ABC Affiliate is part of Cox Media Group Atlanta and ranks as Atlanta’s number one local television station. The station also operates its website, wsbtv.com, its mobile site, m.wsbtv.com, plus News, Weather and Traffic Apps, airs BOUNCETV on its digital sub-channel 2.2, and LAFF on 2.3. WSB-TV also provides news, weather and traffic on WSB-TV’s Facebook page, on Twitterand on Roku, Apple TV and Amazon Fire.
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, more than 60 radio stations, four daily newspapers and more than 80 digital sites. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps – the country’s biggest television rep firm – Gamut, and Videa. The company also offers a full suite of local and regional advertising services through its Local Solutions and Ideabar businesses. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly across all platforms, including more than 32 million TV viewers, more than 2.7 million newspaper readers, and nearly 15 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.
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