Lawmakers and representatives from community organizations and the media will discuss state issues during a virtual panel discussion immediately following an Oct. 19 debate for the Oklahoma governor’s race.
The Governor’s Debate Panel Discussion is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m., or immediately following “Executive Session,” the Oct. 19 gubernatorial debate between Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt and Democratic State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister.
The Executive Session debate is scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m and is co-hosted by NonDoc and News 9 in partnership with the State Chamber of Oklahoma. debate will be live-streamed on News 9’s website and Facebook page, as well as on NonDoc’s Facebook page and the Facebook pages of other partners. The debate is scheduled to be simulcast by C-SPAN and replayed on its national networks.
The Governor’s Debate Panel Discussion is co-hosted by Together Oklahoma (the grassroots advocacy program for the Oklahoma Policy Institute) and Rock the Native Vote.
The panel discussion is slated to feature:
- State Senator Jessica Garvin, R-Duncan
- State Representative-elect Arturo Alonso, D-Oklahoma City
- Walela Knight, Rock the Native Vote Tulsa Coordinator
- Diamond Marshall, Activist & Community Organizer
- Reese Gorman, State Politics Reporter for The Frontier
The panel discussion will be streamed live at TogetherOK.org, OKPolicy.org, and the social media channels (YouTube, Facebook, Twitter) for Together Oklahoma and the Oklahoma Policy Institute.