Richard Irvin

WATCH: NBC 5, Telemundo Chicago Host Forum With Republican Candidates for Governor

The forum, hosted by NBC 5 Political Reporter Mary Ann Ahern, will air live won NBC 5, Telemundo, and will be livestreamed on both websites

NOTE: Watch live in the player above beginning at 6 p.m. on May 24

Looking to watch on as NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago host a televised forum for a trio of Republican candidates vying for the party’s nomination to challenge Gov. J.B. Pritzker in the 2022 election?

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With the primary election just over a month away, both stations have partnered the Chicago Urban League, The Latino Policy Forum and the Union League Club of Chicago to host a forum on Tuesday, May 24 featuring Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin, State Senator Paul Schimpf and Attorney Max Solomon.

The one-hour forum will take place on Tuesday, May 24 at 6 p.m., and will be hosted at NBC Tower. A 30-minute post-forum show featuring the candidates will also air live on and from 7-7:30 p.m.

NBC 5 Political Reporter Mary Ann Ahern will moderate the forum, and NBC Chicago anchor Allison Rosati and Telemundo Chicago anchor Anabel Monge will take questions from a live-studio audience for the roundtable-format event.

The forum will air live on both NBC 5 and on Telemundo Chicago, and will also be live-streamed on and It will also stream live on the NBC Chicago and Telemundo Chicago apps on Roku, Apple TV and Amazon FireTV, as well as on the Peacock streaming service.

The post-forum show will air live on and on the NBC Chicago app on Roku, Apple TV and Amazon FireTV. It will also stream on Peacock.

A replay of the forum will also air on the Peacock, Roku, Apple TV and Amazon FiretV streaming services and be available to watch on and in the hours following the event.

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