Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

State News

October 19, 2012

Candidates square off again

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Gregg continued to be critical of Pence after the debate, calling him a "Tea Party extremist," and poking fun at Pence’s "Roadmap" plan for Indiana.

"His roadmap takes the Tea Party fork in the road," Gregg said. "That’s not where Indiana wants to go."

Pence remained laid back afterward and didn’t seem bothered by the sharp exchanges.

"Debates are about debating," Pence said. "I think I said what I came to say."

The three candidates will debate for a third and final time a week from today at WFWA-TV in Fort Wayne. It will begin at 7 p.m. and there will be no live audience.

Amanda Gray is a staff writer for the Goshen News and can be contacted via e-mail at amanda.gray@goshennews.com.

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