Capitol Alert

VIDEO: Countdown to Ami Bera-Doug Ose debate

Democratic Rep. Ami Bera meets with Republican challenger Doug Ose Wednesday in their only scheduled debate of the contest.

That means Sacramento County voters will finally get a taste of the rivalry that’s been playing out on their TV and computer screens in a barrage of paid ads.

We’ve prepared a video on what to watch for in one of the nation’s most closely watched congressional races.

Debate Details

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Where: KVIE-TV, with a studio audience.

Coverage: will have full reports before, during and after the debate. Dan Walters will moderate a live blog.

Sponsors: The Sacramento Bee, KVIE-TV, Capital Public Radio, Los Rios Community College District, Folsom Lake College, Sacramento State Center for California Studies.