The first real battle for mayoral nominations—
One evening, two debates, eight candidates...
92nd Street Y and The New York Observer bring together all the major mayoral candidates to discuss crucial issues of both local and national importance. From public education to FEMA to gun control, this is your chance to find out what they really think—and what they would do if they are elected. Hear both sides, avoid the sound bites, get the full picture.
Democratic candidates: Sal Albanese, Bill De Blasio, John Liu, Christine Quinn and Bill Thompson.
Republican candidates: John Catsimatidis, Joseph Lhota and George McDonald.
Moderators: Ken Kurson, New York Observer editor-in-chief, and Kenneth K. Fisher, member, Cozen O'Connor.
Welcoming remarks by Jared Kushner; candidate introductions by Joseph Meyer, CEO of the Observer Media Group.
This event is approximately 2 hrs 15 minutes in duration.