A debate scheduled for tonight between 1st Congressional District candidates Charles Djou and Colleen Hanabusa is canceled.
Hawaii Public Radio, which had organized the debate, said on its website that Djou pulled out of the debate last week. His campaign did not give a reason for the withdrawal.
There are seven other debates and forums are scheduled this month. Djou and Hanabusa willl appear at a Chamber of Commerce forum on Oct. 13, a PBS debate on Oct. 14, a KITV debate on Oct. 15, a Hawaii News Now debate on October 19, a KHON debate on Oct. 21 a Rick Hamada forum on Oct. 22, and a meet the candidates event on Oct. 23.