(Indianapolis, Ind.) - Dates are set for the debates between candidates for Indiana governor and U.S. Senate.
The Indiana Debate Commission released its fall debate schedule Tuesday.
“The commission continues to put voters first as we engage with candidates in this fall election season with one of our busiest seasons ever,” said Max Jones, president of the commission and editor of the Tribune-Star in Terre Haute, Ind. “We also had a record number of venues submit applications this year and we also rely on their generosity to provide free and accessible sites to accommodate public attendance.”
The first of three gubernatorial face-offs between Democrat John Gregg, Republican Mike Pence, and Libertarian Rupert Boneham will be October 10 in Zionsville. The other two meetings will occur October 17 in South Bend and October 25 in Fort Wayne.
The commission is welcoming voters to submit their questions for the gubernatorial debate online. Visit http://indianadebatecommission.com/submit-a-question-gubernatorial-debate.
The first Senate debate between Democrat Joe Donnelly and Republican Richard Mourdock is set for October 15 at WFYI-TV in Indianapolis. A second debate is set for October 23 in New Albany.
Questions for the senate debate can be submitted at http://indianadebatecommission.com/submit-a-question-senatorial-debate.