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2022 Digger Debate Series: Lieutenant Governor

Jun 15 2022

6:00 PM
Tickets: Free General Admission
Presented by VTDigger

Doors Open at 5:30 p.m.
Cash Bar Available

VTDigger will host back-to-back Republican and Democratic debates on June 15 starting at 6 p.m. at the Paramount Theatre in Rutland.

With incumbent Lt. Gov. Molly Gray stepping aside to run for Congress, Vermont’s #2 job is wide open. Republican candidates include Sen. Joe Benning, R-Caledonia, and former Rutland City Alderman Gregory Thayer. Democratic candidates include Rep. Charlie Kimbell, D-Woodstock, nonprofit executive Patricia Preston, former Rep. Kitty Toll, D-Danville, and former lieutenant governor David Zuckerman. All six are scheduled to take part in the June 15 debates. The event will be moderated by VTDigger editors and reporters.

Limited tickets to the event are available at the Paramount Theatre. The debates will also be livestreamed on VTDigger’s website. Click below to register for in-person tickets or the livestream. Electronic tickets and links to the livestream will be emailed on June 8.

All attendees are required to be up to date on Covid vaccinations. In accordance with federal guidelines, masks will be required if local Covid-19 levels are rated “high” by the CDC at the time of the event.