The second official debate among the many eight main Democratic candidates for mayor of New York Metropolis takes place Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m.
The candidates set to attend are Eric Adams, Shaun Donovan, Kathryn Garcia, Raymond J. McGuire, Dianne Morales, Scott M. Stringer, Maya Wiley and Andrew Yang.
The occasion comes as the competition strikes into its last weeks earlier than the June 22 major, at an important time when the dynamics of the race and voter preferences nonetheless seem fluid. The first debate was held nearly, and Wednesday’s in-person session will provide clearer alternatives for the candidates to differentiate themselves with standout moments — and to raised land the criticisms of each other that they’ve ramped up in current weeks.
The state of the race now additionally seems totally different in a number of methods from the final debate.
The marketing campaign of probably the most left-leaning candidate within the area, Ms. Morales, is dealing with inside strife and disillusion. And Ms. Garcia, the previous sanitation commissioner, has gained traction within the restricted polling accessible, putting her as a front-runner alongside Mr. Yang and Mr. Adams. Different candidates, like Ms. Wiley, want to construct comparable momentum.
Listed below are a number of the methods you possibly can watch and comply with the controversy:
Reporters from The New York Instances will present commentary and evaluation all through the night.
The primary hour of the controversy will probably be televised on WABC Channel 7, with the second hour scheduled on WABC’s streaming platforms and over the air on Channel 7.2. Streams can even be accessible on-line from ABC 7 New York and Univision.
The talk can even be carried on cable networks together with Optimum on Channel 110; Spectrum on Channel 1240; Verizon Fios on Channel 467; and Comcast on Channel 790.