Various pundits and candidates have claimed that Vitter is not attending since the questions are not circulated to the candidates ahead of the event. His campaign, however, has stated that he needs to be in Washington DC for important business.
Here are some tweets selected prior to publication of this article.
Below are tweets of the live event.
I strengthened the Board of Regents. I have a record of protecting education from draconian cuts. #LAgov— Jay Dardenne (@JayDardenne) September 21, 2015
While Vitter absent, his new TV ads being blasted by Angelle, Dardenne and Edwards.#LaGov
— Will Sentell (@WillSentell) September 21, 2015
Edwards says Vitter always sends his "tracker" to forums and introduces him to audience.#LaGov— Will Sentell (@WillSentell) September 21, 2015
Packed house for the BR Press Club guv's forum today. Here: Angelle, Dardenne, Edwards. No Vitter. pic.twitter.com/B1mDfZqfXJ— Robert Stewart (@ByRobertStewart) September 21, 2015
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