UPDATED: Third District Congressional candidates moving toward debate; newspaper’s involvement rejected


(Updated to reflect details about the other planned debates; will be updated as warranted)

Republican Congressman Kevin Yoder and Democratic challenger Sharice Davids are moving closer to a debate.

Earlier in the day, the Sunflower State Journal learned that the Kansas City Star offered to arrange a debate between Yoder and Davids at the local Fox 4 affiliate.

The Davids campaign, which already passed on two invitations to debate before local chambers of commerce, said Thursday it had agreed to participate in a televised debate arranged by The Star so that it can be seen by the "greatest number of . . .


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