ACCENT Speakers Bureau District 8 Senate Seat Debate

Filed under Cultural, Events on October 24, 2016.

State Representative Keith Perry, R-Gainesville, and former state Senator Rod Smith, D-Gainesville, are in the race for the District 8 Senate seat, which includes Alachua, Putnam, and part of Marion counties. Perry and Smith will be speaking at the University of Florida on Oct. 25, at an event hosted by ACCENT Speakers Bureau. Smith and Perry’s debate-style speaking engagement is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. at the Reitz Union Rion Ballroom, with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public with no tickets required.