36th debate: What do you want to know?

After more than a year of campaigning, Republican Rep. Mary Bono Mack and Democratic challenger Raul Ruiz will face off Friday in their only televised debate for the 36th Congressional race.

As we prepare the list of questions, we want to know what issues you would like the candidates to address.

Tell us your thoughts by commenting on this post or by sending an email to erica.felci@thedesertsun.com.

And don’t forget to tune in to the big event this Friday.

It starts at 7 p.m. and is co-sponsored and moderated by The Desert Sun and KMIR 6. You can watch it live on the NBC affiliate and its sister station, KPSE My13, or online at mydesert.com and kmir6.com.