MTSU, League of Women Voters cancel Sept. 20 guber...

MTSU, League of Women Voters cancel Sept. 20 gubernatorial forum

Middle Tennessee State University and the League of Women Voters announce that the planned Sept. 20 gubernatorial forum on the MTSU campus has been canceled due to scheduling conflicts for the candidates.

Tennessee’s gubernatorial race will be decided in the general election set for Tuesday, Nov. 6, featuring Democratic nominee Karl Dean and Republican nominee Bill Lee. Early voting runs Oct. 17 through Nov. 1. The new governor will replace outgoing Gov. Bill Haslam, who is term limited.

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