Arizona PBS to host Arizona Attorney General debate Oct. 10

PHOENIX – (Sept. 24, 2018)

WHAT:  Arizona PBS’s Emmy Award-winning news and public affairs program, “Arizona Horizon” will host a Clean Elections debate featuring two candidates vying for the Arizona State Attorney General seat. Candidates will debate for 30 minutes issues related to state legal policies, abortion, the economy and more.

WHO: Arizona PBS will showcase the two candidates competing in the Nov. 6 Arizona general election:

  • Mark Brnovich – incumbent Attorney General (Republican)
  • January Contreras – former state and private attorney (Democrat)

“Arizona Horizon” host Ted Simons will moderate the debate.

WHEN:  Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 5:30 p.m. (candidates arrive at approximately 5:00 p.m.), live on “Arizona Horizon”

WHERE:  Arizona PBS studios, 555 N. Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004, Studio A, sixth floor (light rail accessible from Van Buren Street stop).

A media room will be set aside where credentialed members of the media can view the debate. Photo opportunities, as well as audio and video feeds for media, will be made available. Candidates may make themselves available for interviews following the debate.

The public can watch the debate live on “Arizona Horizon” on Arizona PBS at 5:30 p.m., with encore presentations at 10 p.m. and at 7 p.m. on Arizona PBS World Channel (8.3) – or the following day on our website www.azpbs.org/horizon or our YouTube channel www.youtube.com/azpbs.

All Arizona PBS 2018 debates are available here.

Sponsor message:

Sponsor message:

Sign up to receive the Arizona PBS Insider

Get up-to-the-minute information about your favorite programs and learn more about Arizona PBS news and events.

'Nova' delivers stories from the front lines of science on Wednesday nights

From Viking armies to space exploration, "Nova" explores our world on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. on Arizona PBS.

'Frontline' examines controversial newsmakers

Investigate news and newsmakers Tuesday nights on Arizona PBS.

'Call the Midwife' returns: Season 8 airs Sunday nights

Call the Midwife

The wildly successful "Call the Midwife" series begins its eighth season with new drama, comedy and uplifting tales every Sunday night at 7 p.m. through May 19.