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WUSA-TV Washington Hosts Debate for Maryland Voters


Topic: Politics and Election Coverage

Gannett Broadcasting-owned WUSA-TV Washington, DC aired a live broadcast of a 30-minute debate between Rep. Roscoe G. Bartlett and challenger John Delaney to reach voters in Marylandís 6th District. The discussion covered controversial issues including gay marriage, the federal governmentís role in improving the economy and an upcoming ballot question that would allow some illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at Maryland schools.



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