Schuette and Whitmer face off Friday in debate

Posted: 1:58 PM, Oct 12, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-12 17:58:30Z

The candidates running for Michigan's governor will be appearing in their first gubernatorial debate on Friday.

Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Schuette will be in Grand Rapids for the televised event.

Each candidate will get a chance to speak in an opening and closing statement, as well as, answer questions from a moderator.

This will be their first face-to-face debate.

They do have another debate schedule. It will be held in Detroit on October 24th.

FOX 47 will have a recap of Friday's debate on FOX 47 News at 10 PM.