IOWA PUBLIC TELEVISION
Iowa Public Television Senate Primary Debate to be held April 24, 2014
Johnston, Iowa- Iowa Public Television will hold a U.S. Republican Senate candidate debate on Thursday, April 24, 2014. The debate will be held in Iowa Public Television's Maytag Auditorium at 6450 Corporate Drive, Johnston, Iowa.
Dean Borg, host of Iowa Press, Iowa Public Television's weekly public affairs program will moderate the Iowa Press Debate. Borg will be joined by fellow Iowa political news journalists during the 90-minute live broadcast.
"For decades, Iowans have trusted and expected Iowa Public Television to present informative and high-quality debates for candidates seeking higher office," said Molly M. Phillips, executive director and general manager of Iowa Public Television. "The Iowa Press Debate continues that tradition of excellence with a political broadcasting brand Iowans trust from border to border."
For more information about Iowa Public Television, please contact Kristen Gray at 515.725.9703 or Kristen.Gray@iptv.org.
Iowa Public Television is Iowa's statewide public broadcasting network. IPTV provides quality, noncommercial programming to make a difference in the lives of Iowans. As one of the last locally controlled media enterprises in the state, IPTV is committed to telling Iowa's stories like no one else can. Our mission to educate, inform, enrich, and inspire Iowans enables IPTV to present an unequaled array of programs of lasting value to Iowans regardless of where they live or what they can afford. More than 2.2 million viewers a month turn to IPTV for programming that reflects a range of interests for Iowans in all demographic categories. Iowa Public Television offers three programming channels statewide: IPTV, IPTV LEARNS, and IPTV WORLD. Iowa Public Television stations include: Channel 11, Des Moines; Channel 12, Iowa City; Channel 21, Fort Dodge; Channel 24, Mason City; Channel 27, Sioux City; Channel 32, Waterloo; Channel 32, Council Bluffs; Channel 36, Davenport; Channel 36, Red Oak. Information on programming channels, reception, and more can be found at www.iptv.org.