Seven Candidates Vying for Governor's Seat Meet in Monday Debate
Monday, October 18, 2010
On Monday evening, New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and his Republican rival Carl Paladino will have their first face-to-face debate as major party candidates for the office of New York governor.
The debate is also a chance to learn more about the five minority party candidates who have have their eyes on the governor's seat.
The minority parties candidates are: City Councilman Charles Barron of the Freedom Party, Kristin Davis a former escort service operator representing the Anti-Prohibition Party, Green Party candidate Howie Hawkins of Syracuse, Jimmy McMillan a retired letter carrier of the "Rent is Too Damn High" Party and Libertarian Warren Redlich, a lawyer from Albany.
The debate will be held at Hofstra University on Long Island.
Listen to the debate live on WNYC at 7:00 p.m. New York elections will be held on November 2.