The Baton Rouge Press Club will host a debate for U.S. Representative 3rd Congressional District candidates on Monday, Oct. 22.
Candidates U.S. Rep. Jeff Landry, R-New Iberia; Bryan Barrilleaux, R-Lake Charles; and Jim Stark, Libertarian-Lake Charles will be in attendance.
U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany Jr., R-Lafayette, and Ron Richard, D-Lake Charles were invited but had previous engagements.
Landry represents the 3rd Congressional District. Boustany represents the 7th Congressional District. Both are based in south Louisiana.
Press Club meets on Mondays at the De La Ronde Hall, 320 Third St. downtown. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers.
The public is invited, but only Press Club members and the news media are allowed to ask questions during the question-and-answer portion of the program.