GPB and Atlanta Press Club host debates for the Georgia general election

U.S. Sen. David Perdue, R-Ga. (right), and his Democratic opponent, Jon Ossoff, made in-person campaign appearances in metro Atlanta on Saturday, October 10, 2020. (Photos: Steve Schaefer / Special to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

Credit: Steve Schaefer

Credit: Steve Schaefer

Debates feature candidates for the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House , the Public Service Commission and other races

Georgia Public Broadcasting and the Atlanta Press Club have organized candidate debates for state and federal offices in Georgia ahead of the Nov. 3 general election.

The debates will be streamed on gpb.org and Facebook. In addition, some of the debates will also be broadcast on GPB TV.

The Atlanta Press Club Loudermilk-Young Debate Series began Monday, Oct. 12, and will continue as live events through Monday, Oct. 19. Here are the dates and times to watch live:

U.S. Senate for the Perdue seat: 3 p.m. Oct. 12 on gpb.org; 8 p.m. Oct. 12 on GPB TV and Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

U.S. Senate for the Loeffler seat: 1 and 3 p.m. Oct. 19 on gpb.org; 8 and 9 p.m. Oct. 19 on GPB TV and Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

5th Congressional District: 10 a.m. Oct. 12 on gpb.org; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 on Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

6th Congressional District: 1 p.m. Oct. 13 on gpb.org; 7 p.m. Oct. 13 on GPB TV and Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

7th Congressional District: 2:30 p.m. Oct. 13 on gpb.org; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13 on Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

9th Congressional District: 11:30 a.m. Oct. 12 on gpb.org; 9 p.m. Oct. 12 on Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

Public Service Commission District 1: 10 a.m. Oct. 13 on gpb.org and on Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

Public Service Commission District 4: 11:30 a.m. Oct. 13 on gpb.org and Atlanta Press Club Facebook.

In addition to the state and federal races, the series includes debates for the Cobb and Gwinnett County commission chairs.

Gwinnett County Commission chair: 11 a.m. Oct. 14 on WABE.org and Atlanta Press Club Facebook; 8 p.m. Oct. 15 on WABE-FM 90.1.

Cobb County Commission chair: Noon Oct. 14 on WABE.org and Atlanta Press Club Facebook; 8:30 p.m. Oct. 15 on WABE-FM 90.1.

For more information, visit gpb.org or The Atlanta Press Club on Facebook. The GPB website and the press club are making the debates available for later replay on demand.

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