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Republican gubernatorial candidates Charlie Baker and Mark Fisher debated at WBUR Wednesday, Aug. 13. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)MoreCloseclosemore
Republican gubernatorial candidates Charlie Baker and Mark Fisher debated at WBUR Wednesday, Aug. 13. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

In less than a month, Massachusetts primary voters will pick the final candidates for governor. Three Democrats and two Independents are running.

On the Republican side, there are two candidates: former Republican state cabinet official and health care executive Charlie Baker and businessman Mark Fisher. They debated Wednesday morning at WBUR.

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Bob Oakes, host of WBUR’s Morning Edition and moderator of the gubernatorial debate. He tweets @bob_oakes.

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  • "Tea Party-aligned candidate Mark Fisher blasted the state’s new gun law and argued for the elimination of targeted industry tax credits. His conservative positions veered far to the right, making the man sitting to his left, front-runner Charlie Baker, come across as a moderate."

This segment aired on August 13, 2014.

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