WESTVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Republican businessman Mike Braun and Democratic Indiana Sen. Joe Donnelly don’t agree on much.
But both conceded one point during a debate Monday night: they both support President Donald Trump.
Unlike many Democrats across the U.S., Donnelly touts votes he has taken to support the president’s agenda.
That’s not entirely a surprise. The vulnerable incumbent is one of a handful of Democrats running for re-election in states Trump won.
The two also sparred over health care, the Iran nuclear deal that Trump jettisoned and Donnelly’s “no” vote on Trump’s Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh.
Donnelly said Braun isn’t to be trusted. Braun said Donnelly is a career politician who needs to go.
Libertarian Lucy Brenton was also part of the debate.
- Indiana US Senate candidates face off in 1st debate
- Indiana Senate candidates work for your vote in final debate
- GOP Senate candidates throw verbal punches at final debate
- Candidates talk gun laws during U.S. Senate debate
- Terre Haute mayoral candidates face off in debate
- Indiana U.S. Senate candidates set to square off tonight in 2nd debate
- Indiana lawmakers facing tight budget, hate crimes debate
- Indiana Senate candidate Braun fired white nationalist aide
- Public money fuels Indiana Senate candidate’s publicity bid
- Indiana GOP Senate candidate called Trump ‘vulgar’ in 2016