BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Here is a list of local debates scheduled to happen before the Midterm Elections on Nov. 8.

  • Sept. 29: Jeff Flores vs. Brian Smith, 3rd District Kern County Board of Supervisors
  • Oct. 12: Rudy Salas vs. David Valadao, 22nd Congressional District
  • Oct. 18: Melissa Hurtado vs. David Shepard, 16th State Senate District
  • Oct. 26: Kevin McCarthy vs. Marisa Wood, 20th Congressional District
  • Oct. 27: Jasmeet Bains vs. Leticia Perez, 35th Assembly District
  • Nov. 3: Manpreet Kaur vs. Raj Gill vs. Tim Collins, Bakersfield City Council Ward 7

All debates begin at 7 p.m. and will be broadcasted live on air and streaming on

The debate dates, times and guests are subject to change.