FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 12, 2017
Director, Communications & Marketing
Virginia Gubernatorial Debate feat. Ed Gillespie and Ralph Northam Sept. 19
Tysons, Va. – On Tuesday, September 19, the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce (Northern Virginia Chamber) and the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University will host Northern Virginia’s Gubernatorial Debate between Mr. Ed Gillespie (R) and Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam (D).
The debate will be presented in partnership by the Northern Virginia Chamber and George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government and held at Capital One headquarters in Tysons (1680 Capital One Drive, McLean, VA 22102). The event is sponsored by Farmers Insurance and ManTech. NBC4 Washington will serve as Broadcast Partner.
Highly respected journalist, political director of NBC News, and moderator of NBC’s Meet the Press, Chuck Todd, will moderate the Debate, which will focus on the critical issues facing Virginia voters. Julie Carey of NBC4, Aaron Gilchrist of NBC4, and Dr. Mark J. Rozell of George Mason University, will serve as panelists.
The Debate will air live on NBC4 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. and will be syndicated statewide on NBC affiliate stations. The Debate will also be streamed live on NBCWashington.com and the NBCWashington news app.
Follow the event on Twitter @NOVAChamber and #VAGovDebate.
About the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce: The Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce (Northern Virginia Chamber), The Voice of Business in Northern Virginia™, is the preeminent Northern Virginia membership organization for businesses to grow through relationship building and partnership engagement throughout the Greater Washington region. 700 organizations and 500,000 employees strong, the Northern Virginia Chamber is the largest chamber of commerce in Northern Virginia and has been working hand-in-hand with regional businesses, government, and academia to build a robust and innovative business community for more than 90 years. To learn more about the Northern Virginia Chamber, please visit http://www.novachamber.org and follow the Northern Virginia Chamber on Twitter: @NOVAChamber and @NOVAChamber_CEO.