Democratic House candidates debate in Helena

Posted at 8:23 PM, May 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-05 15:06:54-04

HELENA – The Greater Montana Foundation will sponsor debates between Democrat primary candidates for the US House on Thursday, May 3, at the Ed Craney Studio of the Montana Museum of the Montana Historical Society, according to Bill Whitsitt, GMF Board Chair.

The debate is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. and last until 8:30 p.m.

“The debates will be live streamed and available for immediate viewing by any radio or TV station or for rebroadcast,” he said. “All the primary candidates have accepted our invitation and will participate. We have had good response from TV and radio outlets, some of whom will broadcast live, and others at a later date. Please check your local listings.”

Whitsitt will open the debates and introduce participants. GMF Vice Chair Ron Davis will serve as moderator.

Asking questions will be Mike Dennison, chief political reporter for MTN, and Beth Saboe, news and public affairs producer at MontanaPBS in Bozeman.