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As President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney square off in the first presidential debate in Denver on October 3, Democracy Now! will broadcast live from Denver with a special expanded presidential debate from 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. ET. We will air the debate, pausing after questions to include equal time responses from two presidential contenders who were shut out of the official debate: Jill Stein of the Green Party and Rocky Anderson of the Justice Party.
LIVE BROADCAST SCHEDULE
October 3, 8:30pm–11:30pm ET
There will be no scheduled music breaks during this program.
Subscribe to the program: “Democracy Now! Special Presidential Debate Broadcast 10/3 8:30-11:30pm ET”
The program will broadcast via the usual space segment:
Satellite: C-Band Galaxy 16
Transponder: 23C Slot D
Downlink Frequency: 4173.5 MHz, Horizontal polarization
Bandwidth: 9 MHz
Symbol Rate: 6.62
FEC: 2/3, virtual channel 2
NOTE: 8:30pm–10:30pm only (a clean out will be provided)
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Files of the program will be available at http://democracynow.org/static. The files will be available for download no later than:
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julie (at) democracynow (dot) org