Pa. Senate race: Fetterman agrees to TV debate with closed captioning. Oz says he’s in, pending requests of his own
Mehmet Oz, Professor of Surgery, Columbia University speaks onstage during the 2021 Concordia Annual Summit- Day 2 at Sheraton New York in New York City. - Riccardo Savi/Getty Images North America/TNS

PHILADELPHIA — The two Pennsylvania Senate candidates are now debating about how to debate. Democratic nominee John Fetterman said Wednesday that he’d debate his Republican opponent Mehmet Oz on Oct. 25 at a TV studio in Harrisburg. Oz said he’d agree to the debate, hosted by Nexstar, if three requests regarding Fetterman’s accommodations are met. Fetterman, who suffered a stroke May 13, and had faced mounting pressure to commit to debate, will have access to closed-caption monitors during the debate, both campaigns said. “Enough distractions, it’s time to talk about the issues,” said Rebecca ...