NBC San Diego Holds Mayoral Debate

‘Big Four’ mayoral candidates to debate budget issues

For a chance to hear about the problems this year’s mayoral candidates will solve in San Diego, NBC 7 San Diego will host the first of two debates April 23 at 6 p.m.

The debate will tackle issues facing the City of San Diego’s budget and resources, such as public safety and pensions for city employees.

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NBC 7 San Diego’s political reporter Gene Cubbison, will join reporters and VoiceOfSanDiego.org journalists in asking questions of the four major mayoral candidates – Congressman Bob Filner, District Attorney Bonnie Dumanis, Councilman Carl DeMaio and Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher. Anchor Catherine Garcia will moderate the debate.

NBCSanDiego will live stream the debate beginning at 6 p.m.

We'll be asking for your thoughts on our Facebook page and Twitter and will be live-tweeting the debate using the hashtag #NBCSDDebate.

If you miss the debate, segments will be posted to NBCSanDiego Monday evening.

A second debate will take place Sunday, May 20 at 6 p.m. on NBC 7.

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