Dave Solomon's Granite Status: Dates set for candidate debates
The New Hampshire Union Leader, WMUR and the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at St. Anselm College will partner again this year on a series of live TV debates in the races for Congress, U.S. Senate and governor before the primary and general elections this fall.
Debates for primary races will take place at WMUR studios from Sept. 2 to Sept. 5. General election debates for the same races will be held from the campus of St. Anselm College from Oct. 27 through Oct. 30. All debates will air live on WMUR at 7 p.m.
The First Congressional District primary debate will be on Tuesday, Sept. 2; the Second Congressional District primary debate on Wednesday, Sept. 3; the U.S. Senate primary debate on Thursday, Sept. 4; and the gubernatorial primary debate on Friday, Sept. 5.
The general election debate in the First Congressional District will take place on Monday, Oct. 27; the Second Congressional District on Tuesday, Oct. 28; the gubernatorial debate on Wednesday, Oct. 29; and the U.S. Senate debate on Thursday, Oct. 30.