WBEN partners with WIVB, WROC on NY27 Debate April 7th

Hear the debate LIVE plus full pre and post debate analysis

WBEN Newsroom
February 24, 2020 - 7:00 pm

Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The race is on in a special election in the NY27 congressional district and the televised debate between Democrat Nate McMurray and Republican Chris Jacobs will be heard LIVE on WBEN April 7th.

WBEN is partnering with WIVB-TV and WROC-TV(Rochester) and will air the LIVE televised debate at 7pm on Tuesday, April 7th from 7pm to 8p. The debate will take place inside the WIVB studios in Buffalo.

McMurray and Jacobs will be sparring before the April 28th special election that will determine who fills-out the remainder of the congressional term that was previously occupied by Chris Collins.  The term ends December 31, 2020.  The winning candidate in a general election in November will determine who represents NY27 in the new term beginning January 2021.

Before the candidates take the debate stage, WBEN will be on the air with NY27 analysis and following the debate we will provide an extensive post-debate program that will originate LIVE from the WIVB studios.

Stay tuned for developing details of the broadcast on WBEN, WIVB and WROC.

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