WGN-TV to Air Cook County State’s Attorney Candidate Debates


CHICAGO, February 12, 2020 — Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV will present a commercial-free, televised debate between the four Democrat candidates for Cook County State’s Attorney, airing Sunday, February 23 from 6-7pm CT.  The debate will be moderated by WGN-TV Political Report hosts Tahman Bradley and Paul Lisnek from WGN-TV’s historic Studio 1.

The Democrat candidates for Cook County State’s Attorney are:

  • Kim Foxx (incumbent)
  • Bill Conway (former prosecutor)
  • Bob Fioretti (former 2nd Ward Alderman)
  • Donna More (former prosecutor)


The following week, WGN-TV will also air a debate featuring the two Republican candidates for Cook County State’s Attorney on Sunday, March 1st from 6-6:30pm CT.

The Republican candidates for Cook County State’s Attorney are:

  • Pat O’Brien (former Cook County Circuit Court Judge)
  • Christopher Pfannkuche (former prosecutor)


WGN-TV is Chicago’s Very Own source for news and entertainment.  WGN News programs more local news than any other Chicago TV station and can be seen on WGN-TV, WGNTV.com and the WGN-TV News app.  In-depth local weather is available on all newscasts and the WGN-TV Weather app.  WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Nexstar Media Group’s classic TV network Antenna TV.  WGN 9.3 is Chicago’s Court TV network affiliate and WGN 9.4 carries TBD, bringing the world of internet video to the TV screen.  WGN-TV is a Nexstar Media Group station.  For more information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to WGNTV.com

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