US Senate Candidates Debate—Charlotte

Free the Vote North Carolina and the Young Americans for Liberty at UNC Charlotte are sponsoring North Carolina’s only all-inclusive U.S. Senate candidates debate Friday, October 17th in McKnight Hall on the UNC Charlotte campus at 7pm. 

All the candidates whose name will appear on the ballot, as well as those who have qualified to have their write-in votes counted, have been invited. 

“With most debates this election cycle excluding at least one qualified candidate, Free the Vote NC felt it was necessary to provide the voters of North Carolina with a real debate where the voters are not shown who to vote for, but to let the voters make the decision for themselves,” said Jordon Greene, Free the Vote founder and president. 

The debate will be also be sponsored by the Carolina Liberty PAC, and CAUTION (the activists arm of Charlotte TEA Party). 

Candidates who have been invited include: Democrat Kay Hagan, Republican Thom Tillis and Libertarian Sean Haugh, whose names will all appear on the ballot. In addition, Free the Vote has invited the certified write-in candidates: Barry GurneyJohn Rhodes, and David Waddell

Sponsoring an all-inclusive debate is in keeping with the mission of Free the Vote North Carolina, which is to eliminate eliminating barriers to participation in the electoral process. This event will help give voters the information they need to vote for the person of their choice without the debate holders making that choice for them. 

And if you cannot physically attend the debate, you can watch it live online at, or at Take your pick!

October 17, 2014 at 7pm - 9pm
McKnight Hall, UNC-Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28223
United States
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Rachel Mills ·
Re Millz Brad Hessel Ashir Gruder Sean Haugh Aaron Michel

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  • posted about this on Facebook 2014-10-16 21:01:30 -0400
    Tomorrow, if you cannot physically attend the US Senate Debate you can watch it live online at, or at Take your pick!
  • posted about this on Facebook 2014-10-14 18:03:28 -0400
    Don't forget to send us your questions for the candidates with the hashtag #LetThemDebate by Thursday morning.
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  • Brad Hessel
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  • Ashir Gruder
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  • posted about this on Facebook 2014-09-10 21:26:24 -0400
    We are glad to welcome CAUTION, the activist arm of the Charlotte TEA Party, as our newest debate sponsor!
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