HBCU Texas Southern University To Host Third Presidential Debates in September

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The third Democratic primary debate will be hosted at Texas Southern University (TSU), a historically Black university, on September 12 and 13, ABC News announced on the July 21 broadcast of “This Week” with George Stephanopoulos. The debate, to be held at the university’s Health and Physical Education Arena, will be split into two days due to the crowded Democratic field of presidential candidates.

“As the heart and soul of Houston, Texas Southern University is proud to serve as the venue for such a prestigious event,” TSU President Dr. Austin A. Lane said in a statement. “Not only does this reflect positively on the university and the City of Houston, it also provides our students with opportunities to work directly with ABC and its partners to gain valuable experience throughout the process.”
Lane continued, “We are thankful for the strong relationship we have with proud…

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