On Wednesday, January 27, 2010 the Minnesota News Council and the League of Women Voters Minnesota, in partnership with the Minnesota Newspaper Association, are sponsoring an all-candidate debate among this year’s Minnesota’s gubernatorial hopefuls. Candidates from all major parties were invited to participate, and 20 candidates from the Democratic, Republican and Independence parties have confirmed their attendance at the debate which will be held at the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel beginning at 6:30 p.m. CST. Complete event details are available here. More information about participating candidates is linked below.
GOP / Republicans
John Uldrich (ran for U.S. Senate as a Republican in 2006)
The well-timed debate should serve to help undecided voters make better informed choices on Tuesday, February 2, 2010 when the DFL, GOP, Independence and Green parties will be holding caucuses. For more details on caucusing (including locations), see the Minnesota Secretary of State website. Follow the Minnesota News Council Blog for updates. If you would like to submit questions for the candidates to answer at the debate, please email them to email@example.com. Other questions can be -mailed to Minnesota News Council Executive Director Sarah Bauer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
UPDATE: The debate will be live-streamed at TheUptake.