On Wednesday night, August 21, WJTV is broadcasting a live debate between Republican runoff opponents for governor, Bill Waller and Lt. Governor Tate Reeves.

This will presumably be the last time the candidates appear in a debate setting prior to the August 27 Republican runoff.

According to a spokesperson for the station the debate will be held in a roundtable format moderated by Byron Brown. It will last for 30 minutes with no opening statements from the candidates.



The debate will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will be aired in the following locations.

Tune into WJTV after the event for a LIVE analysis.  Alan Lange of Y’all Politics is scheduled to be on the panel to breakdown what happened during the debate and what to expect on the August 27 runoff.