Senate Race Draws McCain To Vermont As Britton, Leahy Debate

The first debate between incumbent Senator Patrick Leahy and his Republican challenger Len Britton highlighted differences on government spending and health care reform. The Senate race also drew a high-profile endorsement from Arizona senator John McCain, who said Vermont needs a change in Washington.

U.S. Senate Debate

The major party candidates for the U.S. Senate – Democratic incumbent Patrick Leahy and Republican challenger Len Britton – debate their positions on health care reform, the economy and Afghanistan.