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As election season amps up it’s also debate season, but they have been hard to come by in the US Senate race in Illinois between the incumbent Republican Mark Kirk and Democratic Challenger and Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth. 
 
Last week the two sat together for a joint appearance at the Chicago Tribune Editorial Board. Duckworth took to pushing Kirk for more debates while they sat in front of the Tribune.
 
 
Kirk said he should do another televised debate in Chicago but that he was tied to the voting schedule in the Senate. And he gave far from a solid commitment to do so.

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