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There was the very slight possibility that the Senate would hold some votes tonight. Scott Brown jumped on that idea:

MASS. SENATE: Scott Brown says he will miss tonight's debate if he has to because of Senate votes... #mapoli

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But, just now on the Senate floor, Senate Majority Leader popped that trial balloon.
Mr. Reid: Mr. President, we've had the stall here for several days now. I wanted to make sure that one of the Senators who wanted to go to a debate would be able to do that tonight. So he can go now, because as I announced a half-hour ago, plenty of time to do the debate.

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So there's plenty of time to catch his plane back to Boston. Good luck, Sen. Brown!

Here's the debate details:

Debate time: 7:00-8:00 ET
Watch and/or listen: The debate will stream live on (There's a rumor that it will also be on CSPAN, but it's not on today's schedule yet.)

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2:39 PM PT: Per Spirit of Life in comments, the debate will be on C-SPAN3 on the TV for those who have it in their package, and streaming.

Originally posted to Joan McCarter on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 01:19 PM PDT.

Also republished by Massachusetts Kosmopolitans and Daily Kos.

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