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WQAD-TV, WLS-TV Air Debates, Host Candidates for Political Office

Topic: Politics and Election Coverage
Date Posted: 11/20/2014

Tribune Broadcasting’s ABC affiliate WQAD-TV Moline, Ill., hosted a debate on Oct. 9 between incumbent U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos and challenger Bobby Schilling. ABC owned-and-operated WLS-TV Chicago sponsored and aired a debate between candidates for Illinois Governor Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner on Oct. 20.


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