Debates & Candidate Forums

The Culver Public Policy Center at Simpson College regularly hosts debates and candidate forums. 

Simpson College was the site of the first televised debate between U.S. Senate candidates Bruce Braley (D) and Joni Ernst (R) in September 2014.

In October 2014, Simpson also hosted a televised debate between Staci Appel (D) and David Young (R), candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives, Third District of Iowa.

State legislative candidates in Warren County, Iowa participated in a candidate forum at Simpson College in October 2014.