Tampa Mayoral Candidates Debate on WEDU’s Florida This Week, April 5 at 8:30 p.m.


Tampa, FL — WEDU PBS announced today that the station will host a debate for the Tampa Mayoral Runoff election between Jane Castor and David Straz. The debate will be broadcast as a special episode of Florida This Week hosted by Rob Lorei on Friday, April 5th at 8:30 p.m. and repeat on Sunday, April 7th at 12:30 p.m.

WEDU will accept questions from the community which may be presented to the candidates during the debate. Questions can be submitted in advance to WEDU for possible use. Questions should be sent by email to [email protected] or through Twitter @wedupbs.

Media are invited to attend to watch a live feed of the debate in an adjacent studio. Media inquiries should be directed to Allison Alvarez Hedrick, WEDU Vice President of Communications by phone at 813-739-2940 or email at [email protected].