KET announces Kentucky Tonight candidate programs for 2019 election
For Release: 08/16/19 11:21 AM
KET’s Kentucky Tonight will host candidates in Kentucky races for Commissioner of Agriculture, State Treasurer, Auditor of Public Accounts, Secretary of State, Attorney General, Lieutenant Governor and Governor.
Hosted by Renee Shaw, Kentucky Tonight programs with candidates air Mondays at 8/7 pm on KET, beginning Sept. 30. The programs will also stream live at KET.org/live and will be archived online.
The schedule of candidate programs is as follows:
Monday, Sept. 30 (90-minute Kentucky Tonight, airing 8 pm to 9:30 pm EST)
- Commissioner of Agriculture (30 minutes)
- State Treasurer (30 minutes)
- Auditor of Public Accounts (30 minutes)
Monday, Oct. 7
- Secretary of State
Monday, Oct. 14
- Attorney General
Monday, Oct. 21
- Lieutenant Governor
Monday, Oct. 28
Candidates appearing on these programs have demonstrated satisfaction of KET’s candidate invitation criteria, published at KET.org/candidate-invitation-criteria.
Viewers with questions for the candidates may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or use the message form at KET.org/kytonight. Viewers may also submit questions and comments on Twitter at @KyTonightKET or during the program by phone at 1-800-494-7605. All messages should include the sender’s first and last name and hometown town or county.
KET will offer live election night coverage on Tuesday, Nov. 5. Prior to that, additional election coverage and analysis continues each Friday evening at 8/7 pm on KET’s Comment on Kentucky, hosted by Bill Bryant.
KET is Kentucky’s largest classroom, where learning comes to life for more than one million people each week via television, online and mobile. Learn more about Kentucky’s preeminent public media organization at KET.org, on Twitter @KET and at facebook.com/KET.
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