What may be the final debate among three candidates vying to fill the 7th Congressional District seat of the late U.S. Rep. Julia Carson will be held at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis on 6 March, according to the IUPUI News Bureau. Portions of the debate will be broadcast live on 24-Hour News 8 and WTLC-AM. 1310.
Amos Brown III, host and managing editor of "Afternoons with Amos" on WTLC-AM, and Jim Shella, 24-Hour News 8 political reporter, will serve as co-moderators of the 90-minute debate between Democrat Andre Carson, Republican Jon Elrod and Libertarian Sean Shepard.
Hosted by IUPUI, the 90-minute debate will be held in the auditorium of the University Place Conference Center, 850 West Michigan Street, Indianapolis. It begins at 7:30 p.m. 6 March, just five days before the special election on 11 March.
24-Hour News 8 will broadcast the first 30 minutes of the debate on MyNDY Channel 23 from 7:30 to 8 p.m. WTLC-AM 1310 will air the first 60 minutes of the debate, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.