Vega declines debate with Spanberger in Fredericksburg (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Stephen Farnsworth, a political science professor and director of the Center for Leadership and Media Studies at the University of Mary Washington, confirmed Monday that the Republican challenger had declined an invitation to participate in a debate organized by the university’s student government organization, the Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star, Virginia Public Media, the Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce and the League of Women Voters.