Rhode Island Republican Senate Primary Debate

Sen. Lincoln Chafee and Cranston Mayor Stephen Laffey debated one another in their campaign for the Republican nomination in the… read more

Sen. Lincoln Chafee and Cranston Mayor Stephen Laffey debated one another in their campaign for the Republican nomination in the primary to be held September 12, 2006. The Senate seat was held by Senator Chafee. The winner of the Republican primary would face Democratic former Attorney General Sheldon Whitehouse in the November election.

The moderator for the debate was Karen Adams, WPRI 12. The panel included: Steve Aveson, WPRI 12; John Mulligan, The Providence Journal; and Mark Arsenault, The Providence Journal. The debate was held at Toll Gate High School, in Warwick, R.I. close

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Rhode Island Republican Senate Primary Debate

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Program ID:
193862-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Warwick, Rhode Island, United States
First Aired:
Aug 23, 2006
Last Aired:
Aug 24, 2006

Airing Details

  • Aug 23, 2006 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 23, 2006 | 11:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 2006 | 9:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2