City Club Getting Stiffed on Campaign Debates

John Boehner brought his tan to the City Club.
  • John Boehner brought his tan to the City Club.

If you thought the City Club of Cleveland’s campaign-debate schedule seemed a little light this year, it’s not your imagination. The venerable institution usually lines up sparring matches between candidates for statewide offices and all four congressional districts that include a portion of Cuyahoga County — 12 races in all.

This fall, however, only three debates are nailed down: the U.S. Senate candidates, one of the Supreme Court races, and the candidates for Congress from District 10.

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