Tonight at 8 (7 Pacific time), GOP congressional candidates Raul Labrador and Vaughn Ward will face off in an hour-long debate held before a live audience, and broadcast live on Idaho Public Television. The public is invited; there are 130 seats available for the public in the Capitol Auditorium on a first-come, first-served basis, and the doors open at 7 p.m. and close 15 minutes before the live broadcast begins. No signs, shouts, applause or other disruptions are permitted during the debate. The “Idaho Debates” are co-sponsored by the Idaho Press Club and the Idaho League of Women Voters along with an array of media partners; you can watch the 1st Congressional District debate live tonight on IPTV, or view it online here.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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