In observance of Constitution Day, Madisonville Community College (MCC) will be
hosting a Mock Presidential Debate on Thursday, September 15, beginning at 12:20 p.m.
in room C90 of the John H. Gray Building located on the college s North Campus at
2000 College Drive in Madisonville.
MCC Sociology/History Professor Joe Gooch will be portraying the Republican candidate
and Patricia Young, MCC Professor/HRSA Grant Project Director, will be portraying
the Democratic candidate. The mock debate will be moderated by MCC Assistant Professor
of History Dr. Robin West. The event is anticipated to be informative, highly charged
at times, and possibly entertaining. Voter registration forms and information will
Constitution Day is a federal observance of the adoption of the United States Constitution
and those who have become U.S. citizens. It is normally observed on September 17,
the day in 1787 that delegates to the Constitutional Convention signed the document
The event is free and open to the community.