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New England College Hosts Congressional Primary Debates

Debate podiums in the Putnam Center

New England College was selected to host a series of debates ahead of New Hampshire’s 2022 primary elections held Tuesday, September 13.

For these debates called the “Live Free or Die” debates, a number of congressional candidates converged on NEC’s Henniker campus to share their stances on the issues.

Tuesday, September 6
NEC/IHeart Republican Primary Debate for 2nd Congressional District Candidates (NH-02)
Watch the recording of this debate.

Wednesday, September 7
NEC/IHeart Republican Primary Debate for U.S. Senate Candidates
Watch the recording of this debate.

Thursday, September 8
NEC/IHeart Republican Primary Debate for 1st Congressional District Candidates (NH-01)
Watch the recording of this debate.

The Putnam Center for the Performing Arts was filled each debate with voters who were eager to hear from the candidates and to nail down their voting choices.

NEC is working toward hosting its first-ever presidential debate leading up to the 2024 election, and this round of congressional debates marked an important step in that process.

Read more about political engagement at New England College.

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