Representative Jeff Denham and challenger Josh Harder, candidates for Congressional District 10 will debate on Thursday, Sept. 20 and those who want to view it locally in a large venue are invited to the Magnolia Elementary School Auditorium, 739 Magnolia Ave., Oakdale, at 3:15 p.m. for the event. Residents from Oakdale, Riverbank, Escalon and throughout the 10th Congressional District are welcome and encouraged to attend the showing of the debate.
The Congressional candidates will debate before the Modesto Bee editorial board in Modesto on Sept. 20 at 3:30 p.m.
Anyone with a computer or a smart phone can stream the event as it occurs on The Bee’s Facebook page, by clicking on the LIVESTREAM tab on the left side of the Facebook page or they can replay it later. Individuals who don’t have access to Facebook or who would like to view the debate at a public venue are invited to gather at Magnolia Elementary at 3:15 p.m., on Thursday. This public viewing is sponsored by The American Association of University Women (AAUW), Oakdale-Riverbank-Escalon Branch, a non-partisan educational organization. AAUW member Judy Kropp, who made arrangements for the public showing of the debate in Oakdale, encourages voters to watch the debate in order to make an informed decision when casting their votes.
For more information, call 209-480-0387.