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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2013
FINAL GUBERNATORIAL DEBATE BETWEEN GOVERNOR CHRIS CHRISTIE AND STATE SENATOR BARBARA BUONO AT
MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY ON OCTOBER 15th; TO BE BROADCAST LIVE ON NJTV; OTHER MEDIA OUTLETS TO SIMULCAST, REBROADCAST AND LIVESTREAM
October 14, 2013 – MONTCLAIR, NJ – Montclair State University will host the state’s second and final gubernatorial debate of the 2013 election season at the university’s Alexander Kasser Theater on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 from 8 – 9:30pm ET (check local listings). The debate between Governor Chris Christie and State Senator Barbara Buono will be broadcast live statewide on NJTV, New Jersey’s public television network.
The 90-minute live debate broadcast, entitled NJDecides 2013: The New Jersey Gubernatorial Debate, will be moderated by NJ Today’s managing editor and anchor Mike Schneider with panelists Ron Allen, NBC News Correspondent; Michael Aron, Chief Political Correspondent/Public Affairs Series Host, NJTV; Brigid Harrison, Political Science/Law Professor, Montclair State University; Matt Katz, Staff Writer, The Philadelphia Inquirer. Check local listings on NJTV’s website.
The debate will be simulcast on the C-Span networks. It will also be broadcast in Spanish on Vme, the regional public television digital channel. A Spanish translation also will be provided via SAP. It will be rebroadcast by NJTV, THIRTEEN, WWOR-TV, C-SPAN Radio (XM Channel 119) and C-Span cable networks.
Join the discussion on the debate on Facebook and Twitter using hashtag #NJDecides.
WHAT: NJTV’s live broadcast of final Gubernatorial Debate between Governor Chris Christie and State Senator Barbara Buono from Montclair State University. Moderator: Mike Schneider, Anchor/Managing Editor of NJTV’s weeknight news program, NJ Today with Mike Schneider. Panelists: Ron Allen, NBC News Correspondent; Michael Aron, Chief Political Correspondent/Public Affairs Series Host, NJTV; Brigid Harrison, Political Science/Law Professor, Montclair State University; Matt Katz, Staff Writer, The Philadelphia Inquirer
WHEN: Tuesday, October 15, 2013; 8:00 – 9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Montclair State University – Alexander Kasser Theater
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043
PRESS DETAILS: Media Filing Center and limited Theater seating available to journalists
Press RSVP: http://bit.ly/16fAtm9
Media Outlet Guidelines: http://tinyurl.com/DebateMediaGuide
Photo Dropbox: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/68j6701pnvtc408/xjTZ4u77_o
NJTV livestream link: http://www.njtvonline.org/programs/njtv-live/
CONTACTS: Suzanne Bronski, Montclair State University (917) 292-9554; firstname.lastname@example.org
Debra Falk, NJTV (732) 768-6077; email@example.com