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9NEWS TRUTH TEST | Polis and Stapleton square off in 9News/Coloradoan governor’s debate

Author: 9Wants to Know, 9News - October 18, 2018 - Updated: October 18, 2018

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Colorado gubernatorial candidates Jared Polis (left) and Walker Stapleton at the 9News/Coloradoan debate on Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Colorado State University in Fort Collins. (KUSA-9News, Denver)

The two major-party nominees in Colorado’s gubernatorial race squared off in Fort Collins Wednesday during a debate three weeks before the Nov. 6 election.

The debate, co-sponsored by 9News and the Fort Collins Coloradoan, was moderated by 9NEWS Anchor Kyle Clark and Political Reporter Marshall Zelinger.

9Wants to Know fact-checked the debate while it was happening.

> CLICK HERE for which statements were true and which were false, and for video clips from the debate.

> And CLICK HERE for Colorado Politics’ coverage of the debate.

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