Audio/Video of the NewsWorks Eighth District Council debate


If you didn’t get a chance to attend last night’s Eighth District Council debate you’re in luck. G-Town Radio just posted a podcast of the entire debate. Station Manager Jim Bear provided live audio coverage last night via

Also, for the condensed version of the two-hour debate videographer Brian Stone and Kimberly Paynter have this two-minute video of the debate.

The debate was recorded on Weds, April 27, 2011 at The First Presbyterian Church in Germantown, 35 W. Chelten Ave. in Philadelphia. The debate was sponsored by NewsWorks, G-Town Radio, The Committee of Seventy, Germantown Community Connection, and the Penn Project for Civic Engagement.

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The moderator was Chris Satullo: Director of News and Civic Dialogue for WHYY/NewsWorks. Questions asked were generated at NewsWorks voter forums held earlier in Germantown, Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy.

The seven Democratic candidates you’ll hear are:

1) Cindy Bass

2) William Durham

3) Andrew Lofton

4) Greg Paulmier

5) Robin Tasco

6) Howard Treatman

7) Verna Tyner

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