From the Wichita Eagle: Ron Estes Skipping Another Debate

Candidates debate to go on sans GOP’s Ron Estes

Rockhold, a flight simulator instructor, could not be reached for comment. But organizers with the League of Women Voters and Women for Kansas, who are sponsoring the debate, said he has confirmed he will be attending.

“Whoever is there is there,” said organizer Martha Pint. “Our interest remains to be we want an informed citizenry and for the candidates’ messages to be heard.

“We want people to vote, and we want them to make educated decisions. That’s all we ask.”

The debate will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Alumni Auditorium in the Davis Hall administration building at Friends University, 2100 W. University Ave.