Patrick, Van De Putte Lt. Gov. Debate Tonight Breitbart Texas to Live Blog

Patrick, Van De Putte Lt. Gov. Debate Tonight Breitbart Texas to Live Blog

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas State Senators Dan Patrick (R-Houston) and Leticia Van de Putte (D-San Antonio) meet tonight for their first debate in the race for Lieutenant Governor. The debate kicks off at 7:00 p.m. Central Time at the KLRU studios in Austin and will be moderated by Ross Ramsay, Executive Editor of The Texas Tribune.

The Tribune will livestream the debate on YouTube, and can be watched on the embedded video below (until the debate begins, a countdown clock will be displayed):

Just like the Governor’s debate between Attorney General Greg Abbott and State Senator Wendy Davis, Breitbart Texas’ Kristin Tate and Sarah Rumpf will be live-blogging the debate. Check Breitbart Texas for updated posts through the debate and for reactions from key political influencers, and follow @BreitbartTexas, @KristinBTate, and @rumpfshaker on Twitter.

Both candidates have set up debate watching websites, at and Patrick is encouraging his supporters to tweet during the debate using the hashtag #StandWithDan, and Van de Putte has created a Twitter list of key staffers and supporters who will live-tweet the debate.

In addition to the Tribune livestream, here is a list of local listings where you can watch the debate across Texas:


KERA Dallas on local cable LIVE
KTAB-TV Abilene- 24.1 ABC Streamed


KACV-TV Amarillo 2.1 PBS LIVE
KAMR-TV Amarillo 4.1 NBC Delayed to 10/4, 8PM
KVII-TV Amarillo 7.1 ABC Streamed


KLRU-TV Austin 18.1 PBS LIVE
KVUE-TV Austin 24.1 ABC Delayed to 10/5 at 3pm, Streamed live
KAKW Austin 62.1 Univision Streamed – SPANISH
KTBC-TV Austin 7.1 FOX Streamed
KXAN-TV Austin 36.1 NBC Streamed
KEYE-TV Austin 42.1 CBS Streamed

Beaumont-Port Arthur

KUHT Houston on local cable LIVE
KBTV-TV Beaumont-Port Arthur 40.1 FOX Streamed
KFDM-TV Beaumont-Port Arthur 6.1 CBS Streamed

Corpus Christi

KEDT-TV Corpus Christi 16.1 PBS LIVE
KDF-TV Corpus Christi 47.1 IND LIVE

Dallas-Ft. Worth

KERA-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth 13.1 PBS LIVE
KXTX-TV Dallas-Ft Worth 21.1 CBS Ind. Delayed to 10/5, 2PM
KUVN-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth 23.1 Univision Streamed – SPANISH
KDAF-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth 33.1 CW Streamed
WFAA-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth 8.1 ABC Streamed
KDFW-TV Dallas-Ft. Worth 4.1 FOX Streamed

El Paso

KCOS-TV El Paso 13.1 PBS LIVE (6pm MT)
KVIA-TV El Paso 7.3 ABC New Now LIVE (6pm MT)
KSCE-TV El Paso 38.1 Ind. LIVE (6pm MT)
KTSM-TV El Paso 9.1 NBC
KDBC-TV El Paso 4.1 CBS


ABC 13 Houston: Digital channel 13.2/315 Comcast
KPRC-TV Houston 2.2 ThisTV LIVE
KUHT-TV Houston 8.1 PBS LIVE
KIAH-TV Houston 39.1 CW Streamed
KRIV-TV Houston 26.1 FOX Streamed
KXLN Houston 45.1 Univision Streamed – SPANISH
KHOU-TV Houston 11.1 CBS Streamed
KTMD-TV Houston 47.1 Telemundo Streamed


KLRN San Antonio on local cable LIVE


KTTZ-TV Lubbock 5.1 PBS LIVE
KJTV-TV Lubbock 34.2 FOX News LIVE


KPBT-TV Midland/Odessa 36.1 PBS LIVE
KPEJ-TV Midland-Odessa 24.1 FOX Streamed

Rio Grande Valley: Harlingen, Weslaco, Brownsville, McAllen

KMBH-TV Rio Grande Valley38.1 PBS LIVE
KRGV-TV Rio Grande Valley 5.3 RetroTV LIVE
KVEO-TV Rio Grande Valley 23.1 NBC

San Angelo

San Angelo KERA Dallas on local cable LIVE
KLST-TV San Angelo 5.1 CBS Streamed

San Antonio

KLRN-TV San Antonio 9.1 PBS LIVE
KWEX-TV San Antonio 41.1 Univision Streamed – SPANISH
KABB-TV San Antonio 29.1 FOX Streamed
WOAI-TV San Antonio 4.1 NBC Streamed
KENS-TV San Antonio 5.1 CBS Streamed
KSAT-TV San Antonio 12.1 ABC Streamed


KERA Dallas on local cable LIVE

Tyler-Longview, Lufkin-Nacogdoches

KETK-TV Tyler-Longview 56.1 NBC Streamed
KTRE-TV Tyler-Longview 9.1 ABC Streamed,
KFXK-TV Tyler-Longview 51.1 FOX Streamed
KERA Dallas on local cable LIVE


KXXV-TV Waco- Temple- 25.3 Weather Now LIVE and streamed,
KNCT TV Waco- Temple- 46.1 PBS LIVE
KAMU-TV Waco-Temple- 12.1 PBS LIVE and streamed
KWKT-TV Waco-Temple- 44.1 FOX Estrella Streamed
KYLE-TV Waco-Temple- 28.1 FOX Streamed


Victoria KUHT
KAVU-TV Victoria 25.4 ABC News Now LIVE

Wichita Falls-Lawton

KERA Dallas on local cable LIVE
KAUZ-TV Wichita Falls- 6.1 CBS Streamed

Photo credit: The Texas Tribune.

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