Press

Univision Chicago to Hold Key Debates Between Illinois Democrat Candidates for U.S. Senate and Cook County State’s Attorney in Partnership with ABC7 Chicago and League of Women Voters

By Univision PR Team

Feb 17, 2016

The two debates are to air on Univision Chicago WGBO Channel 66, via radio on Univision América 1200AM, with access via UnivisionChicago.com

DESTINO_2016_851x315


CHICAGO – FEBRUARY 17, 2016 – Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America and trusted source for comprehensive, in-depth election coverage is once again leveraging the Company’s talent and resources from its award-winning Univision News division in Chicago and its digital platform, UnivisionChicago.com, to provide complete, reliable electoral information and analysis via two debates in the month of February to the U.S. Hispanic community. In partnership with ABC7 Chicago and League of Women’s Voters, the two one-hour-long debates will air at 10 a.m. Central, commercial free, on February 21st and February 28th immediately following Univision’s public affairs Sunday show, Al Punto, hosted by Jorge Ramos, the renowned journalist and co-anchor of Univision’s award-winning evening program, Noticiero Univision.

DESTINO 2016 PRESENTS:

Debate between Democratic candidates for the United States Senate: Tammy Duckworth, current U.S. representative for Illinois’ 8th district; Napoleon Harris, current state senator for Illinois’ 15th district; and Andrea Zopp, former first assistant in the Cook County State Attorney’s Office. The debate will be moderated by Ron Magers, weeknight news anchor for ABC7 Chicago; the debate’s panel will include Univision Chicago News Anchor Erika Maldonado and ABC7 Chicago’s Political Reporter Charles Thomas.

Air date: Sunday, February 21st at 10 a.m. Central on Univision Chicago WGBO Channel 66 and on Univision Radio via Univision América 1200AM.

Livestream: Friday, February 19th at 7 p.m. Central via UnivisionChicago.com.

Debate between Democratic candidates for Cook County State’s Attorney: Anita Alvarez, incumbent Cook County State attorney; Kim Foxx, former chief of staff for Cook County Board President, Toni Preckwinkle; and former federal and state prosecutor, Donna More. The debate will be moderated by Alan Krashesky, news anchor and reporter for ABC7 Chicago; the debate’s panel will include Univision Chicago News Anchor Erika Maldonado and ABC7 Chicago’s Political Reporter Charles Thomas.

Air date: February 28th at 10 a.m. Central on Univision Chicago WGBO Channel 66 and on Univision Radio via Univision América 1200AM.

Livestream: February 26th at 7 p.m. Central via UnivisionChicago.com.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Viewers and listeners can follow the conversation via UnivisionChicago.com, @unichicago on Twitter and Instagram as well as on Facebook.com/UnivisionChicago. ABC7 Chicago’s airing and livestreaming schedule as well as on-demand availability for both debates can be found here, or visit abc7chicago.com.

CONTACTJose Zamora, 305.925.8835, josezamora@univision.net

@UCIPRTeam

###


UNIVISION CHICAGO PRESENTARÁ DEBATES CLAVE ENTRE CANDIDATOS DEMÓCRATAS AL SENADO FEDERAL POR ILLINOIS Y PARA FISCAL DEL CONDADO DE COOK EN SOCIEDAD CON ABC7 CHICAGO Y LA LIGA DE MUJERES VOTANTES

Los dos debates serán transmitidos por el Canal 66 WGBO de Univision Chicago, por la estación de radio Univision América 1200AM, y serán accesibles a través de UnivisionChicago.com

DESTINO_2016_500x500


CHICAGO – 17 DE FEBRERO DE 2016 – Univision Communications Inc., la principal empresa de medios de comunicación al servicio de la comunidad hispana en los Estados Unidos y fuente confiable para el más completo y detallado cubrimiento de las elecciones, está utilizando, una vez más, el talento y los recursos de su galardonada división de noticias en Chicago y su plataforma digital UnivisionChicago.com para ofrecerle a la comunidad Hispana la más completa y fidedigna información electoral por medio de dos debates en el mes de Febrero. En sociedad con ABC7 Chicago y La Liga de Mujeres Votantes, los dos debates de una hora cada uno se transmitirán a las 10 a.m. hora Central, sin comerciales, el 21 y 28 de Febrero, inmediatamente después del programa dominical de asuntos públicos, Al Punto, conducido por Jorge Ramos, el galardonado periodista y presentador del Noticiero Univision.

DESTINO 2016 PRESENTA:

Debate entre los candidatos Demócratas al Senado Federal: Tammy Duckworth, representante al Congreso del distrito 8 de Illinois; Napoleon Harris, senador estatal del distrito 15 de Illinois; Andrea Zopp, la ex primera asistente para el Fiscal del Condado de Cook. El debate será moderado por Ron Magers, presentador de noticias nocturnas de ABC7 Chicago; el panel del debate incluirá a Erika Maldonado, presentadora de Univision Chicago, y Charles Thomas, reportero de política de ABC7 Chicago.

Día de transmisión: Febrero 21 a las 10 a.m. hora Central por Univision Chicago WGBO Canal 66 y en Univision Radio vía Univision América 1200AM.

Livestream: Febrero 19 a las 7 p.m. hora Central vía UnivisionChicago.com.

Debate entre los candidatos Demócratas para Fiscal del Condado de Cook: Anita Alvarez, actual Fiscal del Condado de Cook; Kim Foxx, antigua jefa de personal del presidente de la junta del Condado de Cook, Toni Preckwinkle; Donna More, antigua fiscal federal y estatal. El debate será moderado por Alan Krashesky, presentador de noticias y reportero de ABC7 Chicago; el panel del debate incluirá a Erika Maldonado, presentadora de Univision Chicago, y Charles Thomas, reportero de política de ABC7 Chicago.

Día de transmisión: Febrero 28 a las 10 a.m. hora Central por Univision Chicago WGBO Canal 66 y en Univision Radio vía Univision América 1200AM.

Livestream: Febrero 26 a las 7 p.m. hora Central vía UnivisionChicago.com

INFORMACIÓN ADICIONAL:

Los espectadores y oyentes pueden seguir la conversación vía UnivisionChicago.com, @unichicago en Twitter e Instagram y también en Facebook.com/UnivisionChicago. El horario de trasmisión en vivo por la cadena ABC7 Chicago, transmisión por Internet, así como el acceso on-demand de ambos debates se puede encontrar aquí, o visite abc7chicago.com.

CONTACTOJose Zamora, 305.925.8835, josezamora@univision.net

@UCIPRTeam

###

Related Articles

Press

Roselyn Sánchez Announced as Judge in Univision’s MIRA QUIÉN BAILA ALL STARS A-List Panel

Press

Find Out Who the EL RETADOR Finalists Will Be This Sunday on Univision’s “Domingos en Familia”

Please enter a valid e-mail address.
Sign me up for
Weekly Hispanic segment insights
Get the latest news from Univision
The latest from the Univision Sports team
Learn from our experts on Hispanic consumers

Thank you, you'll be receiving newsletter updates from us in your email inbox.

Loading