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Mayoral Candidates Forum


Televised Austin Mayoral Candidate ForumAustin, TX – The leading contenders in the race for Austin mayor participated in a televised candidates forum on February 28.The Mayoral Candidates Forum was broadcast live on cable access channel 10 (channelAustin) on Saturday, February 28, from 2:30 to 4:00 PM.The two incumbent Council members running for Mayor – Lee Leffingwell and Brewster McCracken – joined in the forum. Candidate Carole Keeton Strayhorn did not.Pam Thompson of Austin News Real, and Peggy Vasquez of HISPANIC TODAY “LIVE” jointly produced this forum.Thompson and Vasquez received questions for the candidates from various Austin area organizations.The forum will took place at channelAustin located at 1143 Northwestern Avenue, Austin, TX 78702.Pam Thompson produces and hosts Austin News Real that airs on Thursdays from 6:00 to 7:00 PM on cable access channel 10. Previous programs are posted at www.iconmedia.org.Peggy Vasquez produces and hosts HISPANIC TODAY "LIVE" that airs Wednesdays from 7:00 to 8:00 PM on cable access channel 16.