WATCH: Michigan Democratic Debate for Governor

Whitmer, Thanedar, El-Sayed take part in debate


The Michigan Democratic Party along with WOOD-TV in Grand Rapids hosted a Democratic Gubernatorial primary debate at 7 p.m. Wednesday. 

The 1-hour debate took place at the WOOD-TV studios. Democratic candidates Gretchen Whitmer, Shri Thanedar and Dr. Abdul El-Sayed participated. 

Republican candidates will debate in Detroit

Coming up next Thursday, June 28, WDIV-Local 4 and the Michigan Republican Party will host "Decision 2018: Republican Gubernatorial Debate" with the four leading GOP candidates for Michigan governor. 

The debate will originate from the WDIV-Local 4 studios, in Downtown Detroit. Candidates Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, state Sen. Patrick Colbeck, Dr. Jim Hines and Attorney General Bill Schuette will participate. They will discuss their visions and strategies for the future of Michigan. 

The debate will be moderated by Devin Scillian.

The live event will air on WDIV-Local 4 and be streamed live on ClickOnDetroit.

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