Category: Events

Feb. 1 Tennessee Press Association gubernatorial forum

The live stream of the Tennessee Press Association’s gubernatorial forum in Nashville starts Thursday, Feb. 1, at 8:30 a.m., with the forum itself beginning at 9:30 a.m.

Candidates who have committed to the forum include:

• Republican Randy Boyd, former Tennessee Economic and Community Development commissioner
• Democrat Karl Dean, former Nashville mayor 
• Democrat Craig Fitzhugh, Tennessee House Minority Leader
• Republican Beth Harwell, Tennessee House speaker
• Republican Bill Lee, Franklin business owner
• Republican Kay White, Kingsport business owner

Memphis Mayoral Forum 2015

Less than 24 hours before the start of early voting, four Memphis mayoral candidates – incumbent mayor A C Wharton and challengers Harold Collins, Jim Strickland and Mike Williams – came together for a candidates forum hosted by Urban Land Institute Memphis and The Daily News. The forum was televised live on WKNO/Channel 10 on Thursday, Sept. 17.