Truman to Host Debates for Missouri’s Ninth Congressional District
KIRKSVILLE, Mo. –In keeping with its commitment to expanded civic engagement of its students and the surrounding community, Truman State University is proud to announce that it will be sponsoring two congressional primary debates.
Truman State University will host both the republican and democratic candidates for Missouri’s Ninth Congressional district. The republicans will debate first on July 22 and the democrats will follow on July 24. KTVO will be taping both debates and airing them at a later date. They will also be aired on KTVO’s sister stations KRCG-TV in Jefferson City/Columbia, Mo., and KHQA in Hannibal, Mo.
Both events are open to the public and are free of charge. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and close at 6:30 p.m. in Baldwin Auditorium. Each event will start at 7 p.m. Seating will be done on a first-come-first-served basis. Please direct any questions to Jay Self, assistant professor of communication, at 785.6044.