CHICAGO (WLS) -- ABC7 Chicago, the station that has broadcast candidate debates and forums for more than two decades, partners again with the League of Women Voters of Illinois and Univision Chicago for a LIVE, commercial-free debate among six Republican candidates running in the primary race for Illinois governor.
All six Republican gubernatorial candidates are scheduled to participate in ABC 7 Chicago's debate: Darren Bailey, Richard Irvin, Gary Rabine, Paul Schimpf, Max Solomon and Jesse Sullivan.
The hourlong debate will be moderated by ABC7 anchor/reporter Alan Krashesky. He will be joined by panelists Craig Wall, ABC7 political reporter, and Erika Maldonado, anchor, Univision Chicago, who will question the candidates.
Univision Chicago will air the debate LIVE in Spanish on univisionchicago.com and all its digital platforms. A half-hour version of the debate will air on Univision Chicago/WBGO-TV on Saturday, June 11, at 5 p.m.