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TV debates set for gubernatorial race



Public broadcaster Ray Suarez will host two televised debates among the candidates for governor. The debates, in late August, will be broadcast live from the Tampa studios of WEDU, with a panel of journalists from Florida newspapers and public broadcasting stations asking the questions.

Republicans Charlie Crist and Tom Gallagher will face off Aug. 22, at 8 p.m. Democrats Jim Davis and Rod Smith will take the stage Aug. 23. A post-primary debate is scheduled for Oct. 24. Candidates for U.S. Senate will appear Oct. 23.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 3:05pm]


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