Columbus State University to host Democratic Gubernatorial Debate on Tuesday

COLUMBUS, Ga. — A Democratic Gubernatorial Debate will be held on Tuesday, April 24 at 7 p.m. in University Hall at Columbus State University. The debate, which will be televised live and open to the public, is part of an ongoing series of political forums hosted by Columbus State in partnership with WRBL-TV and PMB Broadcasting.

AFLAC and TSYS are sponsoring the series. Professors from CSU’s political science department, and reporters from WRBL will serve on panels questioning the candidates during the events. CSU communication students will assist in the production of the telecasts.

The first forum, a Republican Gubernatorial Debate, was held on Tuesday, March 6. A Columbus Mayoral Debate is scheduled for May 1. Events featuring any candidates involved in a run-off will be scheduled between the primary and run-off elections and the nominees of each party will be invited back for a Gubernatorial Debate in October.