Sep 2, 2010

CA: Green candidate for US Senate calls Boxer/Fiorina debate a "big business sham"

From News Blaze:
- The U.S. Senate debate Wednesday night between incumbent Rep. Barbara Boxer, a democrat, and Carly Fiorina, a republican, is nothing but a "sham" said Duane Roberts, the Green Party candidate for U.S. Senate today. Roberts, who has proposed a debate among all qualified candidates, said he and other independent, smaller-party candidates were not invited to the debate at St. Mary's college Wednesday.

**Laura Wells, Green Party gubernatorial candidate who's been banned from the Governor Debates, will join other pro-Democracy demonstrators protesting the closed debate.

"This is a sham debate between two multi-millionaires backed by big business interests. I doubt they are going to say much of anything about matters that affect a majority of working people here in California," said Roberts (

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