WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – District 7 Congressional candidates Ilario Pantano (R) and current Congressman Mike McIntyre (D) went head to head on the issues Friday night on the campus of Cape Fear Community College.
The candidates debated everything from beach renourishment to immigration.
You can follow the event by reading our "live blog" and watching the clips, which are broken down to each question and opening/closing statements.
The candidates will meet for two more debates. The first will take place Friday, August 27th at James Sprunt Community College. The Kenansville Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring that debate.
The final debate between the candidates will take place at Hope Mills Shrine Club on Friday, September 10th.