2019 Primary Election Candidate Forums on Kentucky Tonight
Candidates who demonstrate satisfaction of KET’s candidate invitation criteria before the deadline are invited to appear on a Kentucky Tonight program scheduled for their race. KET’s candidate invitation criteria and deadlines are available at http://ket.org/candidate-invitation-criteria. The broadcast schedule is dependent on candidate participation and demonstration of the compliance with candidate criteria.
The schedule for Kentucky Tonight’s primary election programs:
Monday, March 25, 2019: Candidates for Commissioner of Agriculture
Monday, April 1, 2019: Candidates for State Auditor and State Treasurer
Monday, April 8, 2019: Candidates for Secretary of State
Monday, April 15, 2019: Republican candidates for Attorney General
Monday, May 6, 2019: KET canceled the program for Republican gubernatorial candidates and will not reschedule it.
Monday, May 13, 2019: Democratic Candidates for Governor and Lieutenant Governor
Viewers may send questions for the candidates via an email to email@example.com or use the message form at ket.org/kytonight. Questions can also be submitted via Twitter at @KyTonightKET. The phone number for viewer questions during the programs is 1-800-494-7605.
KET will offer live primary election night coverage on Tuesday, May 21 starting at 7 p.m.