This week, candidates vying for the 2nd Congressional District
seat, which covers parts of the South Side of Chicago and some of the
south suburbs, will be debating and CAN TV will bring live,
On Tuesday, February 5, at
7:30 p.m., CAN TV27 will provide coverage as the Chicago Republican
Party will host Republican congressional candidates. Those scheduled to debate
include Lenny McAllister, Paul McKinley, James Taylor, Sr., and Dr.
On Thursday, February 7, at 6 p.m., CAN
TV27 will show the live debate of Democratic congressional candidates,
hosted by Governors State University in partnership with League of Women
Voters. Twelve candidates are scheduled to debate, some of which
include Chicago Ald. Anthony Beale (9th), State Sen. Toi Hutchinson (D-Olympia Fields),
former U.S. Rep. Debbie Halvorson, and former Cook County Chief Administrative
Officer Robin Kelly.