1 W Whitney St
Sheridan, WY 82801
SHERIDAN – The Sheridan Press is proud to announce it will host a 2018 Wyoming gubernatorial debate. On June 26, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Democratic and Republican candidates will face off during the live-streamed event at the Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College.
The public is invited to submit questions to any candidate by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org before June 19.
The candidates who have confirmed their participation include Kenneth Casner (D), Bill Dahlin (R), Foster Friess (R), Sam Galeotos (R), Mark Gordon (R), Harriet Hageman (R), Taylor Haynes (R), Mary Throne (D) and Rex Wilde (D).
After a brief introduction, each candidate will be asked one question directed specifically at him or her, then have 90 seconds to respond. Each opponent will be given the opportunity to present a counter argument in 60 seconds. Finally, the original candidate will be allowed a 30-second conclusion.
This event is free and open to the public; guests will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. WyomingPBS will live-stream the debate, then archive the footage for on-demand access.
The primary elections for both parties will be Aug. 21.