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Democrats running for governor participate in debate

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Click here to watch the entire debate online

Top Democratic candidates for governor, Karl Dean and Craig Fitzhugh, will participate in a live debate in Knoxville, Tennessee, Sunday night. 

The hour-long debate will be held at the Clayton Performing Arts Center at Pellissippi State Community College and will be aired live across Tennessee, including Nashville, Knoxville, Memphis, Jackson, the Tri-Cities, Chattanooga and Huntsville, Alabama. 

Dean and Fitzhugh will answer questions about Tennessee’s education and healthcare issues, along with local and candidate-specific topics.  

Sunday’s debate will be the last time the candidates will meet on-stage in a debate before the primary election on August 2.

Early voting continues through Saturday, July 28.  For more information on voter registration, click here.

Read more about Karl Dean here. 

Read more about Craig Fitzhugh here.


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