Melancon calls for more debates
The U.S. Senate seat race is heating up.
U.S. Representative Charlie Melancon continues to try to get incumbent Republican David Vitter to meet in a series of television debates.
Rep. Melancon was in Lafayette recently and stopped by the FOX15 studio's to once again appeal to Vitter for the debate.
Polls have Vitter in the lead with only one scheduled television debate next Thursday, October 28 in New Orleans.