A debate by candidates in the House District 28 race is set for 6 p.m. Aug. 31 in the Mari Showroom of the Earl J. Barbry Sr. Convention Center at Paragon Casino Resort in Marksville.
The debate is sponsored by the Tunica-Biloxi Indian Political Action Committee and the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana. David Revas is chairman.
Announced candidates scheduled to participate in the debate are incumbent Rep. Robert Johnson and Kirby Roy, both of Avoyelles Parish.
The candidates will be given a list of 12 questions to review during a 30-minute period before the debate begins at 6 p.m. Each candidate will answer 12 questions posed by panel members.
Admission to the debate is one non-perishable food item. All food collected will be donated to the Food Bank of Central Louisiana.
Last month, TRIPAC sponsored a debate for candidates in the Avoyelles sheriff's race.
For information, call Amy Sampson at (318) 240-6414.