The Great Debate
Time & Location
About the event
The Emperors Group Consulting and UrbVote will present the annual GREAT DEBATE on October 23, 2021. The Great debate is a series of debates featuring four, one-hour debates from contested races, (King County Executive, City Attorney, City Council, and Seattle Mayor) on the same day. These debates will address the concerns of the businesses and residents of South Seattle and are designed to target undecided voters at the time the ballots drop for the general election.
King County Executive- 12:00- 1:00, Joe Nyugen/ Dow Constantine
Seattle Attorney- 1:15- 2:15, Ann Davison/ Nicole Thomas-Kennedy
Seattle Council pos. #9- 2:30- 3:30, Sara Nelson/ Nikkita Oliver
Seattle Mayor- 3:45- 4:45, Bruce Harrell/ Lorena Gonzalez
Candidates will have 2 minute open and closing statements and 3 minutes per question to debate up to 10 questions or fewer within one hour.
Out of respect for all candidates, audience participation will be limited to written questions submitted prior to each debate.
NO DISRESPECT,CHEERING, OR INTIMIDATION of candidates and or their staff will be tolerated.
The purpose of The Great Debate is to give candidates the time and space to clearly show a distinct style in leadership from each other and give the audience all the information they need to make an informed decision on who they feel can help lead this GREAT city into a continued prosperous direction, for all.