CNN to Produce Black Caucus Democratic Debate


The Congressional Black Caucus Political Education and Leadership Institute has set Jan. 17 for a Democratic presidential debate in Myrtle Beach, S.C., that will be produced and broadcast by CNN.

In making the announcement, the CBC Institute board chairman, Rep. Bennie Thompson, said “We are excited about this debate and look forward to hosting the Democratic candidates in South Carolina.”

Congressman Thompson also said, “The debate site will be the Palace Theatre in Myrtle Beach. We are working to complete debate logistics and will make those arrangements public in the next few weeks.”