WAUSAU, Wis (WSAU) One of the debates in the U.S. Senate race will be held in Wausau. Russ Feingold and Ron Johnson will debate October 11th at U-W Marathon County. The two other confirmed debates are both in Milwaukee.
The local event is sponsored by the Wisconsin Institute for Public Policy and Service and Gannett Newspapers. More specifics about the event will be made public in the next few days.
Johnson won the Republican primary over David Westlake on Tuesday. Feingold is running for another six year term in the Senate. Feingold had challenged Johnson to six debates. Three events have been confirmed so far.