One candidate who was not a part of last night’s debate was James Webb. That makes sense, since he’s a Democrat. The DNC announced its primary debate schedule yesterday, which includes a total of six debates, including one in Wisconsin. Webb announced his candidacy just before Independence Day, which Lake Effect essayist Art Cyr thinks is significant:
Webb’s Vietnam War novel “Fields of Fire,” published in 1978, is generally recognized as one of the best to result from that war.