Oct. 10, 7pm
Frequently Asked Questions
What time is the debate?
7 p.m. to 8 p.m. EST
Where can I view the debate?
The debate will be broadcast live on Tuesday, October 10th on WABC-TV 7NY, WPVI-TV 6ABC Philadelphia and Univision stations. It also will be available on Twitter, NJ.com, WBGO-FM Jazz 88; WHYY 91-FM and 1280 WADO-AM.
Can I suggest a topic?
We encourage you to join the conversation at #NJGovDebate
Who is participating in the debate?
The Republican Party nominee is Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno and the Democratic Party nominee is Ambassador Phil Murphy.
Who is moderating the debate?
WABC-TV 7NY News Anchor Sade Baderwina and Jim Gardner, WPVI-TV 6ABC News Anchor in Philadelphia.
What is the format?
The two moderators plus a panel of reporters will ask questions to the candidates. A limited number of questions from Twitter followers also will be included.
What is the Twitter Hashtag for the debate?
Will the full debate be available if I can’t watch it on October 10th?
Yes, the debate will be rebroadcast by WABC-TV 7NY, WPVI-TV 6ABC along with C-SPAN in the weeks following the actual debate. The debate also will be available on Twitter, NJ.com, and other debate partner websites.
Where can I find further information on the debate?
You can find updates, news, and insights for the debate on njgovdebate.com or on twitter at www.twitter.com/njgovdebate.
Are tickets available to attend the live broadcast at NJPAC?
The broadcast will be recorded live on a closed set. As a result no tickets are available.
Media interested in covering the live debate on-site at NJPAC will need special press credentials. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.