Nexstar Media Inc announced today that it will host an exclusive multi-market live prime time telecast of a debate between the candidates running for the United States Senate from Ohio, Republican JD Vance and Democrat Tim Ryan.
The event is currently the only scheduled face-to-face meeting between the two candidates. The debate will take place on Monday, October 10, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. EDT, at the WJW-TV studios in Cleveland, OH, and will be telecast and live streamed throughout the state.
Your Local Election Headquarters: Ohio U.S. Senate Debate
Monday, October 10, 2022
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST
The one-hour debate will bring together potentially five million viewers across Ohio and will air on five Nexstar television stations, including: WJW-TV FOX8 (FOX) in Cleveland, WCMH-TV NBC4 (NBC) in Columbus, WDTN-TV 2 (NBC) in Dayton, WYFX-TV (FOX) in Youngstown, and WTRF-TV (CBS) in Wheeling, WV/Steubenville, OH.
Local viewers may also access a livestream of the debate online by visiting the website of their local Nexstar station.
The debate will be moderated by WJW FOX8 anchor Joe Toohey and WCMH NBC4 anchor Colleen Marshall, who will pose questions to the candidates focused on current local and regional issues impacting communities across the Ohio.
The election for U.S. Senator from Ohio is scheduled to take place on November 8.
For more information regarding the upcoming elections, including early voting dates, polling locations and voter identification requirements, please visit https://vote.gov/register/oh/.