They won't raise taxes but might close tax law loopholes; they want to outlaw abortion and would not support for the federal bench an attorney who didn't agree with that; they'll never allow limits on gun ownership and think a gun license from one state should apply to all states.

The debate among the hopefuls to challenge U.S. Sen Bob Casey Jr. in next year's general election was sponsored by the Pennsylvania Business Council as part of Pennsylvania Society in Manhattan.