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Election 2012 Debates & Ballot Initiatives Air This Week

Posted on 22 Oct 2012

Election 2012 

AETN is proud to bring you “Election 2012: The Debates” and "Election 2012: Ballot Initiatives" this week.

Here's the complete schedule:

U.S. Congressional District 1, with candidates Scott Ellington (D), Jacob Holloway (G) and Jessica Paxton (L), taping Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 10 a.m. and airing at 7 p.m. Repeats Sunday, Nov. 4, at 1:30 p.m. Rick Crawford (R) is not scheduled to attend.

U.S. Congressional District 2, with candidates Tim Griffin (R), Chris Hayes (L), Herb Rule (D) and Barbara Ward (G), taping Tuesday, Oct. 23, at 2 p.m. and airing at 8 p.m. Repeats Sunday, Nov. 4, at 2:30 p.m.

U.S. Congressional District 3, with candidates Rebekah J. Kennedy (G), David Pangrac (L), and Steve Womack (R), taping Thursday, Oct. 25, 10 a.m. and airing at 7 p.m. Repeats Sunday, Nov. 4, at 4 p.m.

U.S. Congressional District 4, with candidates Thomas Cotton (R), Joshua Drake (G), Gene Jeffress (D) and Bobby Tullis (L), taping Thursday, Oct. 25, at 2 p.m. and airing at 8 p.m. Repeats Sunday, Nov. 4, at 5 p.m.

There's still time to join us live in the AETN studios, 350 South Donaghey Avenue, Conway, if you'd like to attend the debate for your district. Seating is limited, and seats may be reserved by calling 800-662-2386. Doors will open one hour prior to taping times.

“Election 2012: The Ballot Initiatives” will air Friday, Oct. 26, at 6:30 p.m. A panel of representatives from the University of

Arkansas Policy Center will discuss:

Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1, an amendment to provide additional funding for state highways, county roads, city streets, bridges and other surface transportation.

Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2, concerning municipal and county financing of sales tax anticipated revenue bond projects, unfunded liabilities of closed local police and fire pension plans, and real and tangible property.

The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Act.

Debates will repeat Sunday, Oct. 28, beginning at 1:30 p.m. Ballot initiatives will repeat Sunday, Oct. 28, at 4 p.m.; Friday, Nov. 2, at 10 p.m.; and Sunday, Nov. 4, at 6:30 p.m.
Additional information is available at aetn.org/elections.