Thu, Oct. 13 at 7pm - Meet the Candidates: 12th U.S. Congressional Seat
Democrat Homer “Chip” Markel talks about his bid for the newly redrawn 12th Congressional District covering southern Illinois. Both candidates discuss the issues important to Illinois voters - from the economy to education. Incumbent Representative Mike Bost talks about his bid for re-election and provides details on how he’ll handle the economy, education, and other topics if elected to another term.
Stream now, or tune in Thu, Oct. 13 at 7pm & 7:30pm on the WSIU stations: WSIU 8.1, WUSI 16.1, WSEC 14.1, WQEC 27.1 and WMEC 22.2 or access the WSIU local broadcast livestream online at pbs.org or via the PBS Video app. Enjoy an encore broadcast Sunday at 10am.
About the Program
Meet the Candidates features interviews with candidates running for Illinois state, House and Senate races. Guests will discuss key issues impacting Illinois voters such as the economy, the environment, education and public health. This series is produced in partnership with the League of Women Voters.