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Mock Presidential Debate Set for Oct. 9 at WIU

September 28, 2012

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MACOMB, IL – A mock presidential debate of the economic issues of 2012 will be held Tuesday, Oct. 9 at Western Illinois University.

Associate Economics Professors Bill Polley and Tom Sadler will debate from 5-7 p.m. in Morgan Hall, room 109. Polley will debate as Mitt Romney and Sadler as Barack Obama.

The debate will be moderated by Assistant Professor of Political Science Jonathan Day.

The mock debate is co-sponsored by the WIU Department of Economics and Decision Sciences and the President's Institute.

The event is open free to the public.

For more information or to submit a question for the debate, email Questions must be submitted by Oct. 1.

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