Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) in Americus, Georgia will host the one and only debate between incumbent U.S. Representative Sanford Bishop and challenger Don Cole.
Bishop, a Democrat, has represented Georgia’s 2nd Congressional District since 1993. Cole, a Republican, is a former speechwriter for U.S. Agriculture Secretary, Sonny Perdue.
The debate is scheduled for Wednesday, October 28 at 6:30 p.m. on the GSW campus at the Rosalynn Carter Health & Human Sciences Complex (Carter I) at 800 GSW State University Drive.
The event will be livestreamed on GSW’s YouTube channel with limited in-person attendance to allow for social distancing. The forum will be moderated by Jason Berggren, Ph.D., associate professor in the history and political science department at GSW, along with a four-person student panel who will ask the questions.