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Georgia Votes 2018: Candidates for lieutenant governor debate

Three Republicans and two Democrats are running for lieutenant governor.

ATLANTA -- The three Republicans and two Democrats who are seeking to become Georgia’s first new lieutenant governor in more than a decade are debating on Thursday.

The debates are being sponsored by the Atlanta Press Club, and 11Alive’s Faith Abubey is one of the panelists.

Republicans running for lieutenant governor are former state rep. Geoff Duncan, former state Sen. Rick Jeffares, and state Sen. David Shafer.

On the Democratic side are Sarah Riggs Amico and Triana Arnold James.

You can watch both debates' entirety on Sunday, May 12, from 5-6 pm on Georgia Public Broadcasting.

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