New York State Assembly candidates Donna Lupardo and Julie Lewis will discuss the issues facing Southern Tier residents on WNBF Radio's Binghamton Now program.

Democrat Lupardo is the incumbent; she's being challenged by the Republican Lewis.

They've agreed to a live broadcast debate at the Binghamton Now studio on the morning of Tuesday, October 23. The discussion will occur during the ten o'clock hour.

Binghamton Now listeners may submit questions in advance for consideration by program host Bob Joseph.

Questions may be sent to General interest questions that may be posed to both candidates are most likely to be used during the program.

No emailed questions will be accepted during the debate.

New York State Senate candidates Thomas Libous and John Orzel have agreed to participate in a similar issue discussion on Binghamton Now on Wednesday, October 31.