Lindsey Graham, Jaime Harrison participate in Senate Forum

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UPDATE: What was once a debate has turned into a sit-down conversation with U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic challenger Jaime Harrison.

Nexstar Media Group and the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce will partner for a statewide South Carolina U.S. Senate Forum.

Incumbent Sen. Lindsey Graham (R) and his opponent Jaime Harrison (D) will each take part in individual interviews on Friday, October 9, where they will be asked a series of questions from the forum moderator and panelists.

The forum will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. , and 7 News Anchor Amy Wood will be the moderator.

Panelists for the forum are 7 News Anchor Gordon Dill and WCBD News 2 Carolyn Murray.

The forum will air live across the state on WSPA in Spartanburg, WCBD in Charleston, WBTW in Myrtle Beach, WLTX in Columbia, WSAV, which covers Hilton Head and Beaufort areas, and WJBF in Aiken.

The forum will also be streamed live on all digital platforms.

CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham and opponent Jaime Harrison will face-off in a statewide debate focused on business, the economy, and COVID-19.

Democratic candidate Jaime Harrison is challenging incumbent Republican Lindsey Graham for his seat on the United States Senate during the General Election in November.

WCBD News 2 will co-host the debate along with sister Nexstar Broadcasting stations WSPA, WBTW, WSAV, WJBF, and the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce.

The debate is scheduled for Friday, October 9th from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.

News 2 will broadcast that debate on-air and online at

WCBD anchor Carolyn Murray and WSPA’s Gordon Dill will be on the panel, while WSPA anchor Amy Wood will moderate the event.

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