Republican candidates for the post of Superintendent of Public Instruction will participate in a debate sponsored by the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission Tuesday, July 15. The debate will be moderated by Ted Simons and will air live on KAET Channel 8’s Arizona Horizon starting at 5:30 p.m. It will re-air at 10 p.m.
Candidates who participate in Clean Elections to run for office are required to attend one primary election debate unless they are running unopposed. Candidates who are not running with Clean Elections funding are invited to join the debate, but their attendance is optional.
All Clean Elections debates will be posted online. The debates will be available on the Clean Elections website within 72 hours after they occur. The videos will remain online for voters to watch throughout the election season. The debate will also be available on KAET’s website.
The 2014 primary election will take place Aug. 26. Early voting begins July 31.