Rokita Changes Course; Agrees to T.V. Debate With Braun, Messer

STATEWIDE -- The Indiana Debate Commission's April 30 televised U.S. Senate Republican primary debate now includes a three-candidate field.

 Congressman Todd Rokita had initially declined, while Indiana businessman Mike Braun and U.S.  Rep. Luke Messer had confirmed the hour-long time slot to debate.

With all three now committed with an agreement signed today, the April 30 debate will be broadcast 7 p.m. EDT.

The Commission is accepting voter questions for that Debate.  Those questions can be submitted on-line and will be vetted by members of the commission.

If your question is selected, you could be invited to ask your question in-person during the hour-long debate at WFYI TV in Indianapolis.

Hoosier voters can continue to submit questions that will be considered for this April 30 debate on the commission's website at