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Hearstís Massachusetts Station Hosts Congressional Debate

Topic: Politics and Election Coverage

Hearst Televisionís WCVB-TV Needham, MA aired a 30-minute congressional debate between Democratic U.S. Rep. John Tierney and Republican challenger Richard Tisei in late October. The debate covered a range of topics, including gun control, health care and taxes. The candidates exchanged heated words over controversies involving Tierney and his family.

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