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NC Senate Town Hall
October 5, 2020 @ 3:30 pm
The Stone Center, along with other University and community cosponsors, will be hosting a virtual town hall with the North Carolina U.S. Senate candidates.
The discussion will be moderated by Jeff Tiberii, Capitol Bureau Chief for WUNC and host of the WUNC Politics podcast. Tiberii’s work has been recognized with seven regional Edward R. Murrow Awards, and for the last three years he has been named Radio Reporter of the Year by the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas.
The North Carolina 2020 U.S. Senate Race Town Hall is an opportunity for voters to engage directly to Senate candidates about the issues that matter most to them.
Members of the public can submit questions for the candidates to https://bit.ly/2ZXIrGC by Thursday, Oct. 1. A livestream of the event will be available at https://facebook.com/stonecenter/live. The town hall will have English and Spanish closed captioning.
Current U.S. Senator Thom Tillis (R) and Kevin Hayes, Constitution Party, are also running for U.S. Senate. They have been invited to join, but their participation has not yet been confirmed by their campaigns.
The town hall is hosted by the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History at UNC-Chapel Hill and the League of Women Voters of Orange, Durham and Chatham Counties, Inc., with co-sponsorship by the Center for Family and Community Engagement at NC State, the Graduate and Professional Student Federation at UNC-Chapel Hill, the Institute for the Arts and Humanities at UNC-Chapel Hill, the Institute of Politics at UNC-Chapel Hill, NC State Student Government, and the Triangle Native American Society.