Texas Tech University

Elections Expert Available to Comment on First Presidential Debates

Glenys Young

June 26, 2019

Seth McKee will be available for phone interviews.


The first debates of the 2020 presidential campaign are scheduled for 8 p.m. today (June 26) and tomorrow (June 27). Pitting 10 Democratic candidates against one another each night, the debates signify the public's first chance for a side-by-side comparison of the presidential hopefuls.

After each debate, Texas Tech University associate professor Seth McKee will be available for phone interviews to give his perspective. McKee, a faculty member in the Department of Political Science, is a scholar of American politics with expertise in southern politics, political parties, campaigns and elections, political participation, public opinion, the presidency and Congress, and redistricting.

Seth McKee, associate professor of political science, (512) 797-3473