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Debate: Republican Candidates For Governor

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Meg Malone
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"Vermont Edition" hosts a debate with the two Republican candidates for governor on August 3, 2016.

Two Republicans are in the running for their party's nomination for governor, Businessman Bruce Lisman and Lieutenant Governor Phil Scott, and they're facing off in a live debate on Vermont Edition.

Businessman Bruce Lisman and Lieutenant Governor Phil Scott both join us, two candidates with very different backgrounds and experience. They'll answer questions from the moderator and from Vermonters, and the two candidates will get the chance to question each other as well.

The full debate audio is above, but to jump ahead to the part in the debate where a certain topic was discussed, click on the specific links below and the debate audio will open on SoundCloud at the start of that section.
Moderator and listener-submitted questions:

Candidates' questions for each other:

Lightning round and wrap-up question:

This debate airs live on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.