PHILADELPHIA, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2015 Philadelphia Mayoral race is underway, and 6abc continues to be the team viewers trust to cover every angle, every step of the way. 6abc will host a live debate between all six Democratic candidates for the Philadelphia Mayoral Primary Election 2015. The live one-hour debate will air commercial-free on 6abc on Tuesday, May 5th at 7pm. Not near a TV? The entire debate will be streamed on 6abc.com and on the WATCH ABC App available here.
6abc will host the debate at its Philadelphia studios. 6abc Action News anchor Jim Gardner will host and moderate, alongside panelists Ilia Garcia of Univision 65 and Chris Hepp of The Philadelphia Inquirer. Candidates include Lynne Abraham, Nelson Diaz, Jim Kenney, Doug Oliver, Milton Street and Anthony H. Williams. The 2015 Philadelphia mayoral election will take place on November 3rd, while the primary will be held May 19th.
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