Bredesen, Blackburn To Face Off In First Debate

Posted: 5:28 PM, Sep 21, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-21 22:28:23Z

The two candidates vying to replace Senator Bob Corker, Congressman Marsha Blackburn and former Governor Phil Bredesen, will square off in their first, face-to-face debate.

NewsChannel 5 along with the Tennessean, Nashville Public Television, the League of Women Voters and Cumberland University teamed up for the statewide debate at Cumberland University. 

It's set for Tuesday, Sept. 25. at 6 p.m. and will air on NewsChannel 5, NewsChannel 5+ , and the NC5 Facebook page .

NC5's Rhori Johnston and David Plazas of the Tennessean will moderate the debate.