Univision Chicago To Cover Key U.S. Senate, State's Attorney Debates For Radio, TV
February 17, 2016 at 11:43 AM (PT)
UNIVISION NEWS and UNIVISIONCHICAGO.COM will cover a pair of debates this month to the U.S. HISPANIC community on both radio and TV. In partnership with ABC7 CHICAGO and LEAGUE OF WOMEN'S VOTERS, the two one-hour-long debates will air at 10a (CT), commercial free, on FEBRUARY 21st and 28th immediately following UNIVISION’s public affairs SUNDAY show, "Al Punto," hosted by JORGE RAMOS, co-anchor of UNIVISION’s award-winning evening program, "Noticiero UNIVISION."
DESTINO 2016 will present the debate between U.S. SENATE DEMOCRATIC candidates TAMMY DUCKWORTH and ANDREA ZOPP. The debate will be moderated by RON MAGERS, weeknight news anchor for ABC7 CHICAGO; the debate’s panel will include UNIVISION CHICAGO News Anchor ERIKA MALDONADO and ABC7 CHICAGO’s Political Reporter CHARLES THOMAS. The debate will air SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 21st at 10a (CT) on UNIVISION CHICAGO WGBO (channel 66) and UNIVISION RADIO via UNIVISION AMERICA 1200AM, with a livestream FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19th at 7p (CT) via UnivisionChicago.com.
The debate between the DEMOCRATIC candidates for COOK COUNTY State’s Attorney will feature incumbent ANITA ALVAREZ and KIM FOXX, moderated by ALAN KRASHESKY, news anchor and reporter for ABC7 CHICAGO; the debate’s panel will include UNIVISION News Anchor ERIKA MALDONADO and ABC7 CHICAGO’s Political Reporter CHARLES THOMAS. The debate will air FEBRUARY 28th at 10a (CT) on UNIVISION CHICAGO WGBO (channel 66) and on UNIVISION AMERICA 1200AM, with a livestream on FEBRUARY 26th at 7p (CT) on UnivisionChicago.com.