DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — Millikin University will host a debate between candidates for the 13th Congressional District: U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Taylorville) and Democratic challenger Betsy Dirksen Londrigan.
The hour-long debate is free and open to the public. It will include three-minute opening and closing statements, and one 60-second rebuttal per question for the candidates.
Rodney Davis is currently in his third term in Congress serving the 13th District of Illinois, a 14-county district covering both urban and rural areas of central and southwestern Illinois.
Springfield-native, Betsy Dirksen Londrigan, previously worked for Senator Dick Durbin and, during the last 7 years, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation.
13th Congressional District Debate
Millikin University Campus
Bob and Debi Johnston Banquet Rooms
University Commons, 3rd Floor
Monday, October 22
Free and open to the public