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Watch the first Indianapolis mayoral debate on WISH-TV

Indianapolis Mayoral Debate on WISH-TV on Oct. 23, 2023

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Did you miss the first live, televised debate of the 2023 Indianapolis mayoral election on WISH-TV?

Don’t worry! Viewers can watch the one-hour debate featuring Democrat Joe Hogsett and Republican Jefferson Shreve on

Members of News 8’s award-winning news team served as moderators, including Phil Sanchez, main evening anchor and host of “All INdiana Politics,” and Katiera Winfrey, Indianapolis’ only full-time Multicultural television reporter, as well as questions from I-Team 8 Senior Investigative reporter Richard Essex and the community.