The first statewide televised forum of the Louisiana Gubernatorial race will re-air at 11 a.m. Sunday on WLPB, Channel 27 (cable Channel 12).
The Wednesday night forum, “Student Gubernatorial Forum: Their Future, Their Questions” took place in Southeastern Louisiana University’s Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts in Hammond. It featured candidates Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne, La. State Rep. John Bel Edwards and Public Service Commissioner Scott Angelle. U.S. Sen. David Vitter did not participate.
Southeastern and Northshore Technical Community College students were panelists while a recent Southeastern graduate moderated the event.
The forum will also be repeated for four weeks on the Southeastern Channel: 5 p.m. or 8 p.m Mondays, 7 a.m. or noon Tuesdays, 6 p.m. or 8 p.m. Wednesdays, 6 a.m. Fridays, 1 p.m. or 9 p.m. Saturdays, and 7 a.m. or 10 a.m. Sundays. The Southeastern Channel is on Charter cable Channel 199 in the Hammond area.
The forum can also be seen on demand at the LPB website, lpb.org/. Go to thesoutheasernchannel.com/govforum for more information about the event and its underwriters: First Guaranty Bank, Northshore Business Council, Northshore Legislative Alliance, and Southeastern Student Government Association.