The first televised 2018 Illinois Democratic Gubernatorial Forum has arrived and there will plenty of action on TV and social media throughout the event.
All six candidates vying for the Democratic nomination for Illinois governor are squaring off in an hourlong forum airing live on NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago beginning at 6 p.m.
They are, in order of ballot position: billionaire Hyatt heir J.B. Pritzker, businessman Chris Kennedy, state Sen. Daniel Biss, downstate school superintendent Bob Daiber, Chicago community organizer Tio Hardiman and physician Robert Marshall.
While the candidates have met many times across the state, this marks their first event airing live on television.
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