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Got any questions about the candidates’ answers?

By Sue Owen, W. Gardner Selby
Published on Monday, January 27th, 2014 at 9:44 p.m.

The Republican candidates for lieutenant governor faced questions on border security, abortion, education and other key topics in Monday night’s debate hosted by KERA-TV, Channel 13 in Dallas.

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