Election 2012 Debate Schedule

U.S. Senate Race In Massachusetts:

When: Wednesday, October 10 at 7 p.m.
Where: Symphony Hall, Springfield
Moderated by: Jim Madigan of WGBY
Where to watch/listen: WBUR, ABC40, CBS 3, FOX 6,, WFCR 88.5FM, WGBY 57, WWLP 22.2
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When: Tuesday, October 30 at 7 p.m.
Where: Boston
Moderated by: John King of CNN
Where to watch/listen: WBUR, The Boston Globe, NECN, WCVB, WHDH and WGBH

Previous Debates:

When: Monday, October 1 at 7 p.m. in Lowell
WBUR debate recap
Commentary from Payne and Domke
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When: Monday, September 20 at 7 p.m. in Boston
WBUR debate recap
Commentary from Payne and Domke
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4th Congressional District:

When: Wednesday, October 10 at 4 p.m.
Where: Advanced Technology & Manufacturing Center at UMass Dartmouth in Fall River
Moderated by: Michael Goodman, chair of the department of public policy at UMass Dartmouth
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When: Monday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Diana Chapman Walsh Alumnae Hall at Wellesley College
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When: Wednesday, October 24
Where to watch: WFXT-TV

Previous Debates:

When: Sunday, September 30 at 11 a.m. on WCVB
WBUR debate recap

6th Congressional District:

When: Wednesday, October 10 at 7 pm.
Where: Danvers High School
Hosted by: The Salem News and Jewish Journal
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When: Friday, October 26 at 8 a.m.
Hosted by: Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce

When: Monday, October 17 at 7 p.m.
Where: North Andover High School auditorium
Hosted by: Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce

Previous Debates: 

When: Thursday, September 27 at 3 p.m.
WBUR debate recap
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Presidential Debates:

When: Tuesday, October 16 at 9 p.m.
Topic: Town hall meeting format including foreign and domestic policy
Moderator: Candy Crowley (CNN chief political correspondent)

When: Monday, October 22 at 9 p.m.
Topic: Foreign policy
Moderator: Bob Schieffer (CBS "Face the Nation" host)

Previous Debates:

When: Wednesday, October 3 at 9 p.m.
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Vice-Presidential Debate: 

When: Thursday, October 11 at 9 p.m.
Topic: Foreign and domestic policy
Moderator: Martha Raddatz (ABC News chief foreign correspondent)

This list will be updated as we get more information on currently scheduled debates or if debates are added. If you have more information on debates or candidate forums happening around Massachusetts, let us know in the comments.

This program aired on September 26, 2012. The audio for this program is not available.


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