Today in The Rundown: Debates and forums galore. More planned over rest of the week.

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Countdown…

Days until the runoff: 10

Days until gubernatorial inauguration: 61

Days until the Iowa caucuses: 82

Early is underway. See GeauxVote.com for details.

Where in the world is Bobby Jindal? Jindal is scheduled to participate in tonight’s GOP debate in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

The News

LA Gov: John Bel Edwards and David Vitter took part in a forum hosted by the Baton Rouge Press Club on Monday. http://bit.ly/1O0LqAH

Debate: Tonight, Edwards and Vitter will face off in a debate hosted by LPB and CABL. http://bit.ly/1O0Lq3N

Southern: An organizer for a forum that will be held at Southern University later this week has been critical of Edwards’ decision not to attend. http://bit.ly/1WK6Cm2

Transportation: Congressman Garret Graves is boosting Louisiana projects in the big highway bill. http://bit.ly/1WK6Idc

Coming up

  • The gubernatorial candidates debate tonight in Baton Rouge. Watch LPB and C-SPAN.
  • The GOP presidential candidates also debate tonight. Gov. Jindal will be in the undercard debate.

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