CNN to host town hall with Republican candidates in South Carolina

CNN will host a tall hall with the six remaining Republican presidential candidates this week in South Carolina. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

GREENVILLE — CNN will play host to two town halls in South Carolina with the remaining six Republican presidential candidates this week.

The network announced Saturday that Anderson Cooper will host a town hall on Wednesday with Ben Carson, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio from Greenville. Cooper will host a second one in Columbia on Thursday with Jeb Bush, Donald Trump and John Kasich.

Both town halls will be aired live at 8 p.m., the network reported. And candidates will take questions from the state’s voters.