Broome County District Attorney Debate


VESTAL, NY (WSKG) – The SUNY Broome Center for Civic Engagement at SUNY Broome Community College has extended formal invitations to Broome County District Attorney candidates Paul Battisti, Debra Gelson and Michael Korchak and they have agreed to a debate.

Broome County District Attorney candidates, left to right: Debra Gelson, Paul Battisti, and Michael Korchak. Photo by WSKG News.

The event takes place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 23, 2019, in SUNY Broome’s Angelo Zuccolo Little Theatre, located in the Student Center.

Serving as moderator is WSKG Managing Editor Gabe Altieri.  WSKG Radio will record the forum for rebroadcast at 6:00 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019. WSKG will also post a recording of the debate at

The debate is a collaborative effort by SUNY Broome, the League of Women Voters of Broome and Tioga Counties, the Binghamton University Center for Civic Engagement, Andrew Goodman Vote Everywhere at Binghamton University and WSKG Public Media.