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 remaining weeks earlier than the June 22 major, at an important time when the dynamics of the race and voter preferences nonetheless seem fluid. The primary 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 appears to be like completely different in a number of methods from the final debate.
The marketing campaign of essentially the most left-leaning candidate within the area, Ms. Morales, is going through inner 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, wish to construct comparable momentum.
Listed here are a number of the methods you’ll be able to watch and observe the controversy:
Reporters from The New York Instances will present commentary and evaluation all through the night.
The primary hour of the controversy will likely be televised on WABC Channel 7, with the second hour scheduled for Channel 7.2. Streams may also be accessible on-line from ABC 7 New York and Univision.
The controversy may also be carried on cable networks together with Optimum on Channel 110; Spectrum on Channel 1240; Verizon Fios on Channel 467; and Comcast on Channels 790.
Bloomberg Radio New York will stream the controversy on 1130-AM. Listeners may also tune in to a broadcast on 92.7 FM from the Spanish-language station WQBU-FM.
Different streams are anticipated to be accessible on YouTube.