Texas Debates

Texas Debates:  Race for Governor

KERA, the Dallas PBS station, hosted a debate in the race for the Governor of Texas on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. The debate will be distributed statewide on the PBS satellite and made available to all television and radio outlets in the state in addition to being available for streaming on the web.

The Race for Lieutenant Governor: Debate 2014

TX Lt Governor DebateThe two leading candidates in the Texas lieutenant gubernatorial election appeared on The Race for Lieutenant Governor: Debate 2014, on Monday, September 29, 2014.

The live debate between Senator Dan Patrick and Senator Leticia Van de Putte was the only time the two candidates faced off.

The broadcast featured real-time Spanish language translation and real-time closed captioning.   It was produced jointly by KLRU-TV, Austin PBS and The Texas Tribune.  Other production partners include Texas Association of Broadcasters and Univision Austin.