Democratic presidential debate set for Feb. 11 in Milwaukee

AP News
Posted: Jan 11, 2016 5:00 PM

MILWAUKEE (AP) — PBS released the details Monday for a Democratic presidential debate scheduled for next month in Milwaukee.

PBS NewsHour will produce the debate Feb. 11 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. PBS and WETA, the flagship public television station in Washington, announced the debate Monday.

NewsHour co-host Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will moderate the debate. It will be broadcast nationwide on PBS stations and streamed online at

The Democratic National Committee announced in August that Wisconsin would get a debate in February or March 2016. It's the first Democratic debate following the Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses and the Feb. 9 New Hampshire primary.

A Republican presidential debate was held in Milwaukee in November.