The annual meeting of the Missouri Press Association will feature a series of forums. One will include Governor Jay Nixon, his Republican opponent Dave Spence and Libertarian Jim Higgins.
The other forum will include Senator Claire McCaskill, Republican challenger Todd Akin and Libertarian Jonathan Dine.
The meetings will be held at the
Last week, Sen. McCaskill called for
at least three televised debates with her challengers. She said they should be
held on television stations in
She said her campaign had sent messages to that effect to the Akin campaign. McCaskill told reporters her campaign staff had not heard from the Akin campaign.