The race for governor of the State of Arizona pits incumbent Janet Napolitano (D) and challengers Len Munsil (R) and Barry Hess (L). The candidates debated the issues in front of a live audience at the University of Arizona's Memorial Student Union Ballroom.

Ann Brown (Arizona Daily Star), Mark Kimble (Tucson Citizen) and Celeste Gonzalez (UA department of Journalism) join moderator Bill Buckmaster (KUAT) on the panel.