Democratic U.S. senate candidates Andrew Romanoff and Michael Bennet held their first debate of the campaign last night. Romanoff is challenging Bennet’s senate seat in a Democratic primary and the debate came just two days before President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit to Colorado to stump for Bennet. Denver Young Democrats sponsored the forum, and the candidates talked for about 50 minutes. Bente Birkeland reports from Denver.

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