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ETV/The State U.S. House and Senate debates

ETV and The State Media Company presented seven live U.S. House and Senatorial debates as part of the run-up to the November general election. The debates were moderated by ETV's "The Big Picture" host Mark Quinn and various guest hosts, including The State staffers.

All debates were produced by and appear here courtesy of S.C. ETV.


Archival recordings of this year's debates hosted by

Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 7 p.m., First House District

Republican incumbent Henry Brown and Democratic challenger Linda Ketner

Produced by ETV Lowcountry in Beaufort

Saturday, Oct. 11 at 8 p.m., U.S. Senate

GOP incumbent Lindsey Graham and Democratic challenger Bob Conley

Produced by ETV in Columbia

Wednesday, Oct. 15 at 8 p.m., Third House District

Republican incumbent J. Gresham Barrett and Democratic challenger Jane Dyer

Produced by ETV Upstate in Spartanburg

Monday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m., Fourth House District

Republican incumbent Bob Inglis and Democratic challenger Paul Corden

Produced by ETV Upstate in Spartanburg

Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m., Fifth House District

Democratic incumbent John Spratt and Republican challenger Albert Spencer

Produced by ETV Carolinas in Rock Hill

Monday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m., Sixth House District

Democratic incumbent James Clyburn and GOP challenger Nancy Harrelson

Produced by ETV in Columbia

Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m., Second House District

Republican incumbent Joe Wilson and Democratic challenger Robert Miller

Produced by ETV in Columbia