Primary Election Night Coverage 2018
The following debates and specials are scheduled but may change due to candidate participation. After they air, each program will be available for streaming.
Lieutenant Governor - Republican
Tuesday April 17, 7:00 p.m. MT/PT
Thursday April 19, 8:30 p.m. MT/PT
Sunday April 22, 7:00 p.m. MT/PT
Monday April 23, 8:00 p.m. MT/PT
Friday April 27, 8:00 p.m. MT/PT
Sunday April 29, 6:30 p.m. MT/PT
Catch the biggest and best primary and general election debates right here at Idaho Public Television.
Throughout October, The Idaho Debates feature candidates for Idaho's statewide and congressional offices, and Idaho Reports presents specials on two statewide ballot measures.
For more than three decades, Idaho Public Television has been Idaho's "station of record" for candidate debates. Ahead of the November general election, we continue that tradition with debates for statewide and federal offices.
Television: Watch the debates live on Idaho Public Television or on our YouTube page
Online: All the 2018 debates will be available On Demand after they air.
Find more info on the Secretary of State's Elections Website.
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Based upon the 1998 U.S. Supreme Court decision "Arkansas vs Forbes," the partners have established "reasonable" and "viewpoint-neutral" criteria for participation in these statewide debates and will apply those criteria consistently to determine if a candidate is conducting an active campaign. The following letter went out to each candidate.