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Phoenix Mayoral Race Coverage on KJZZ
July 21, 2011
There are six, official Phoenix mayoral candidates vying to lead the sixth largest city in the country. Learn where they stand on the issues by listening to a studio discussion with the candidates recorded on Here and Now, Wed., July 27 and a live public debate presented by the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce and moderated by CBS 5 News anchors Catherine Anaya and Sean McLaughlin on Aug 15, 7-8 p.m.
Here and Now Host Steve Goldstein interviewed Anna Brennan, Wes Gullett, Claude Mattox, Peggy Neely, Greg Stanton and Jennifer Wright individually and then spoke with them as a group during the hour-long July 27 special. You can listen to the show right now.
The town hall debate, which is free and open to the public, will include candidates Wes Gullett, Claude Mattox, Peggy Neely and Greg Stantontake and take place at Phoenix Symphony Hall. Seating is limited so early registrations are highly recommended. CBS 5 News will televise the live broadcast without commercials and KJZZ will carry it on 91.5 FM, HD and via streaming audio at KJZZ.org. Anaya and McLaughlin will answer voter questions submitted via Facebook and Twitter. Event details and registration are available at the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce web site.