NBC12 to air Kaine-Stewart debate in September

NBC12 to air Kaine-Stewart debate in September
Republican Corey Stewart (left) and U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine will debate each other on Sept. 26. (Source: NBC12)

MCLEAN, VA (WWBT) - With just a few months until Election Day, incumbent Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine and Republican challenger Corey Stewart are gearing up for a televised debate.

NBC12 will air the debate at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26. It will be moderated by "Meet the Press" moderator and NBC's political director Chuck Todd.

Richmond area viewers will also see another familiar face as former NBC12 anchor Aaron Gilchrist will be a panelist. Gilchrist is now at NBC4 in Washington.

NBC4's Julie Carey and George Mason University dean of the Schar School of Policy and Government Mark Rozell will also join as panelists.

The Kaine-Stewart debate will be held at the Capital One Headquarters in McLean.

Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 6.

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