With less than a month before Indiana voters go to the polls on November 2nd, two men are battling to take the seat Evan Bayh is giving up in the U.S. Senate. Both candidates have served in Congress before. Democrat Brad Ellsworth is a current U.S. Representative. Republican Dan Coats preceded Bayh in the U.S. Senate. Today, Indiana Public Broadcasting’s Marianne Holland begins a series examining where Coats and Ellsworth stand on the issues facing Hoosiers. Issue number one for the state and the country is the economy.
Tomorrow, Marianne Holland speaks with Ellsworth and Coats on the environment.
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