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KOAT Hosts U.S. Senate Debate

Topic: Politics and Election Coverage
Posted on 10/23/2020

Hearstís ABC affiliate KOAT-TV Albuquerque and the Albuquerque Journal hosted a debate on October 23 between Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Ben Ray LujŠn and Republican opponent Mark Ronchetti. Topics during the hour-long debate included LujŠnís record in Congress, President Donald Trumpís handling of the COVID-19 crisis, the future of health care, climate change, and New Mexicoís high rate of violent crime and substance abuse.

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