October 3, 2018

FMU PAC to host gubernatorial debate

FMU PAC to host gubernatorial debate

Francis Marion University will host a South Carolina Gubernatorial Debate on Wednesday  Oct. 17 at the FMU Performing Arts Center. Gov. Henry McMaster, the Republican nominee, and state representative James Smith, the Democratic nominee, will attend the hour-long event, one of only two gubernatorial events that are a part of this year’s gubernatorial race.

The event will begin at 7 p.m. will be telecast statewide on SCETV and broadcast on South Carolina Public Radio. It’s being presented jointly by SCETV and The Post and Courier.

Doors will open at 6 p.m. and audience members must be seated by 6:30.

There is no admission charge for the event, but tickets are required. A limited number of tickets are available and can be picked up at the FMU Performing Arts Center box office during regular box office hours, from noon and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Limit two tickets per person.