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Campaign almanac: Reynolds agrees to PBS debate | Govt-and-politics
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Campaign almanac: Reynolds agrees to PBS debate | Govt-and-politics

There will be at least one debate in the campaign to become Iowa’s next governor.Republican incumbent Gov. Kim Reynolds on Tuesday announced her campaign has accepted an invitation to debate on Iowa PBS and its statewide affiliates.The “Iowa Press” debate between Reynolds and Democratic challenger Deidre DeJear will be conducted and televised live at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, according to Iowa PBS.“I look forward to this opportunity to discuss the issues that are important to Iowans and appreciate the invitation from Iowa PBS,” Reynolds said in a news release. “Iowans across the state deserve access to a vigorous debate about the future of Iowa and I know Iowa PBS will put on a fair, impartial debate.”Rick Stewart, from the Iowa Libertarian Party, also is on the ballot fo...