In yet another opportunity to get to know those running for office, WSRE will be broadcasting debates this week.
WSRE’s “RALLY 2020” candidate forum will run interviews with candidates for Santa Rosa County, state representative and U.S. Congress District 1 Thursday and Friday, July 30-31, starting at 8 p.m. each night.
In addition to the live broadcasts, programs will be simulcast on NewsRadio 92.3 FM & 1620 AM.
Thursday night’s broadcast will cover Escambia County Commission Districts 1, 3 and 5; State Representative Districts 1 and 2; and U.S. Congress District 1.
Friday night’s broadcast will cover Santa Rosa County Commission Districts 1, 3 and 5; Santa Rosa County Superintendent of Schools; Santa Rosa County School Board Districts 2 and 4; Okaloosa County Commission Districts 1, 3 and 5; Okaloosa County Superintendent of Schools; Okaloosa County School Board District 2; and State Representative District 4.
“RALLY” is produced as a public service of WSRE in partnership with the Pensacola Bay Area League of Women Voters and the Okaloosa & Walton Counties League of Women Voters. Mollye Barrows is producer and will co-host the programs with WUWF’s Sandra Averhart.
These programs for primary election races will also be available for streaming at wsre.org/rally.
Closer to home, Ye Olde Brothers Brewery will be hosting a debate among the Santa Rosa County candidates Saturday 1-5 p.m. at their location on Highway 87. Live stream will be available on Facebook.