Washington Gubernatorial Debate

Washington gubernatorial candidates Representative Jay Inslee (D) and State Attorney General Rob McKenna (R) debated campaign issues… read more

Washington gubernatorial candidates Representative Jay Inslee (D) and State Attorney General Rob McKenna (R) debated campaign issues including Medicaid, job growth, and immigration. Mr. McKenna made a portion of his opening remarks in Spanish for the large Hispanic population of the Yakima Valley. Former Representative Inslee talked of how he spent years as a lawyer in the Yakima area and launched his political career there, including his first term in Congress. He later moved to the Seattle area and won a congressional seat there.

The debate at the Yakima Conference Center was presented by KCTS 9, KYVE 47, the Yakima Herald-Republic and the Association of Washington State Hispanic Chambers of Commerce (AWSHCC). Courtesy of KCTS 9 Seattle. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Washington Gubernatorial Debate

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Program ID:
308438-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Yakima, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Oct 2, 2012

Airing Details

  • Oct 02, 2012 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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