Video: Sen. Franken’s first debate of 2014 campaign season, LIVE at 10:30 a.m., Aug. 6


U.S. Senator Al Franken is participating in his first and only debate this month tomorrow (Wednesday) at 10:30 a.m. and you can watch it live [below].

For the first time ever he’ll be debating face-to-face with his expected Republican general election opponent —Mike McFadden. Also on the panel are Republicans Jim Abler and David Carlson along with Independence Party candidate Kevin Terrell. It’s happening at Farmfest in Morgan, MN and we’re driving there so you don’t have to.

You’ll be able to comment on the debate in our world-famous live blog. You can join in the fun by just logging in with your Twitter or Facebook account. (Hashtag for the event is #MNSen)

Stay tuned after the U.S. Senate debate to watch Minnesota Congressional candidates debate the rural issues at 1:15 p.m. The main contenders in Minnesota’s 1st, 6th and 7th Congressional districts will be there to face off against each other. The DFL candidates from the 2nd and 8th will also be there, but their Republican opponents will not.