Sat, Oct 23 | Rainier Arts Center

The Great Debate

Pre temperature check, Indoor masks, Social distanced seating. The Great debate is a series of debates featuring four, one-hour debates. The Emperors Group Consulting and UrbVote will present the annual GREAT DEBATE on October 23, 2021.
Registration is Closed
The Great Debate

Time & Location

Oct 23, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Rainier Arts Center, 3515 S Alaska St, Seattle, WA 98118

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.

Debate Schedule:

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.

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