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WABC-TV Broadcasts Debate for New York City Mayor

Topic: Politics and Election Coverage
Posted on 11/22/2013

ABC-owned WABC-TV New York sponsored a televised New York City mayoral debate between candidates Bill de Blasio and Joseph J. Lhota. The hour-long debate was held live at the WABC-TV studio and was moderated by WABC-TV news anchor Bill Ritter. Several other groups co-sponsored the debate, including Univisionís WXTV-TV New York, the New York League of Women Voters and the New York Daily News. Video of the debate is available here.

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