Debates are for the young

Back in 1982, Millicent Fenwick, a 72-year-old Congresswoman who was the Republican nominee for United States Senator, agreed to debate her Democratic opponent five times. But the Democrat, 58-year-old businessman Frank Lautenberg, said that five debates were not enough and asked for more. Now, 26 years later, it’s Rob Andrews calling for a multitude of debates and it’s Lautenberg, 84, who seems to be avoiding them.

Debates are for the young