Two candidates for mayor of Providence — Democrat Angel Taveras and Independent Jonathan Scott — will take part in a debate at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, on the Brown campus. The Taubman Center for Public Policy will host; Taubman Director Marion Orr will moderate.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — Two candidates for mayor of Providence — Democrat Angel Taveras and Independent Jonathan Scott — will engage in a public debate at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, in MacMillan Hall, Starr Auditorium, on the Brown University campus.

The debate is hosted by the University’s A. Alfred Taubman Center for Public Policy and American Institutions. Marion Orr, professor of political science and director of the Taubman Center, will moderate the debate.

Editors: Space will be reserved for media but seating and camera positions are limited. Please contact Courtney Anderson in Brown’s Office of Media Relations by e-mail or by phone (401-863-2476) to reserve space.

See news release for additional information.

Mayoral debate

Who:
Angel Taveras, Democratic candidate
Jonathan Scott, Independent candidate
Marion Orr, professor of political science and director of the Taubman Center, moderator

What:
Debate between two candidates for mayor of Providence, sponsored by the Taubman Center for Public Policy

When:
7 pm. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010

Where:
MacMillan Hall, Starr Auditorium (Room 117)
Thayer Street at George Street
Brown University Campus

Contact:
Courtney Anderson, Office of Media Relations
Courtney_Anderson@brown.edu
401-863-2476