Missouri Republicans to Debate in US Senate Race
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Missouri's leading Republican Senate candidates will be facing off in a debate.
Former state Treasurer Sarah Steelman, Congressman Todd Akin and businessman John Brunner are to meet at 7 p.m. Friday in St. Louis for a debate being hosted by television station KMOV.
The debate comes one month before the Aug. 7 primary that will determine which Republican will face Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill in November.
McCaskill has no opposition in the Democratic primary.
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