Debates set for Arkansas candidates seeking U.S. Congressional seats


With early voting for the November 2020 General Election kicking off next Monday, Arkansas PBS has scheduled a series of debates featuring candidates for the U.S. Congress to help prepare voters.Candidates in four races will participate in “Election 2020: Arkansas PBS Debates,” which are livestreaming at youtube.com/arkansaspbs and airing on Arkansas PBS this week.

Arkansas PBS debates will include

– U.S. Congressional District 3 with Michael Kalagias (L), Celeste Williams (D) and incumbent Steve Womack (R) on Tuesday. The debate will livestream at 3:30 p.m. and air at 8 p.m.

District 3 covers portions of eight counties, including Marion, Boone and Newton.

– U.S. Senate with Ricky Dale Harrington Jr. (L) will be on Wednesday. Incumbent Tom Cotton (R) is not scheduled to appear. The debate will livestream at 3 p.m. and air at 7 p.m.

Debates will repeat Sunday beginning at 1 p.m. Additional information is available at myarkansaspbs.org/elections.

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