Congressional Candidates Square Off on Televised Debate
PALM DESERT- Watch the highlights from the debate of one of the most heated Congressional races in the country.Photo: Video by kmir6.com
PALM DESERT- The gloves came off just minutes into the debate for the Congressional seat that is shaping up to be one of the most heated races in the country. Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack attacked Democratic challenger Dr. Raul Ruiz for his 1997 arrest at a Thanksgiving Day protest. In return, Ruiz called the Congresswoman an out-of-touch politician. The candidates faced off on a variety of issues including gay marriage, medicare and the fate of the Salton Sea. Here are the highlights.