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Maryland Democratic Gubernatorial Contenders Debate Each Other Tonight

Undecided in Maryland's gubernatorial race? The Democrats will debate tonight.
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Undecided in Maryland's gubernatorial race? The Democrats will debate tonight.

Candidates in Maryland's Democratic primary are scheduled to debate at the University of Maryland this evening in College Park at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center.

Lt. Governor Anthony Brown, Attorney General Doug Gansler and Delegate Heather Mizeur are scheduled to participate.

The debate will focus on the state's economy. It's expected to include discussion about job creation, education and transportation and transit challenges facing the state.

The debate, which starts at 7 p.m., will be live-streamed on NBC Washington and WAMU's websites.

Maryland's primary is June 24.

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