WEAA-FM at Morgan State University has canceled a mayoral forum scheduled for Friday after Democratic nominee Catherine E. Pugh declined to attend.
Republican candidate Alan Walden, Green Party candidate Joshua Harris and write-in candidate Sheila Dixon, a Democrat, said they had all agreed to attend the event hosted by Marc Steiner.
Steiner, a longtime radio host in Baltimore, referred questions to DeWayne Wickham, dean of the School of Global Journalism and Communication at Morgan State.
"We had planned a mayoral conversation and we invited all four candidates," Steiner said. "Three of them said, 'Yes.' Senator Pugh said she could not...