Coakley, Brown and Kennedy to Debate Live on 96.9 FM

January 5, 2010

96.9 FM-WTKK’s Jim Braude and Margery Eagan will host the first radio debate between the three candidates in the race for Senate tomorrow, Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 from 9:00am – 10:00am. Attorney General Martha Coakley, State Senator Scott Brown, and Independent Candidate Joseph L. Kennedy are vying for the late Edward Kennedy’s Senate seat in the special election on January 19th, 2010.

In addition to questions from Jim and Margery, the debate will feature listener questions and closing statements from the candidates. Questions must be submitted to senatedebate@969wtkk.com by 5:00 p.m. Monday, January 4th.

“96.9 Boston Talks is honored to host this radio debate between our candidates for Senate,” said Program Director Grace Blazer. “Jim Braude and Margery Eagan’s new live and local morning show is the smart and tactical place for Attorney General Coakley, State Senator Brown and Mr. Kennedy to be heard loud and clear in Massachusetts.”

Jim Braude and Margery Eagan, the only male/female talk team in Boston radio, can be heard daily on 96.9 FM, WTKK from 7am to 10am. Jim Braude is also the host of NECN’s Broadside and Margery Eagan is a columnist with the Boston Herald.

The video and audio of this one hour, commercial free, LIVE debate will be streamed live and made available online as a download/podcast at www.969bostontalks.com shortly after the show.