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Composite photo, Ravell Call, Deseret News
Get a taste of the first 2016 GOP gubernatorial debate held Monday, April 11, 2016.

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah held its first GOP gubernatorial debate between Gov. Gary Herbert and challenger Jonathan Johnson, Overstock.com chairman, at the Little America Hotel, Monday.

The debate was hosted by the Utah Federation of Republican Women, with KSL Newsradio's Doug Wright and Sutherland Institute President Boyd Matheson moderating.

To give you a taste of the debate, we've included tweets from the debate below:



Common Core


Second amendment


Business and taxes


Utah public health, medical marijuana


Federal overreach


Air quality


Healthy Utah, helping the poor


Caucus system