VPR gubernatorial debate tonight at 7

first_imgLIVE GUBERNATORIAL DEBATE KICKS OFF VPR’S 2008 DEBATE SERIESVermont Public Radio will broadcast a live debate among the major party candidates for Vermont Governor Wednesday, September 24, at 7 p.m. The debate will include Republican Jim Douglas, Democrat Gaye Symington, Independent Anthony Pollina, and Liberty Union candidate Peter Diamondstone.VPR’s Bob Kinzel and Jane Lindholm will moderate the debate before a live audience at the Main Street Landing Film House at Burlington’s waterfront. Listeners may suggest questions for the candidates at VPR.net or by calling 1-800-258-1619. Seats in the audience are free and open to the public, but reservations are required; an RSVP form is at VPR.net.The gubernatorial debate is the first of the 2008 VPR Debates. The series continues Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. throughout October with debates from VPR Studios:October 1: Chairs of Political PartiesOctober 8: Attorney General CandidatesOctober 15: Secretary of State CandidatesOctober 22: Congressional CandidatesOctober 29: Lt. Governor CandidatesVPR’s daily midday call-in program, Vermont Edition, will feature one-one-one interviews with candidates for statewide office throughout the fall campaign season.About VPRListener-supported Vermont Public Radio has been serving the people of Vermont and the surrounding region since 1977. As Vermont’s only statewide public radio network, VPR is a trusted and independent source for news, music, conversation and much more. For more information about VPR and VPR Classical, a list of frequencies and streaming audio from all of VPR’s services, visit www.vpr.net(link is external).###last_img

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