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Written by Ozaukee Press   
Wednesday, 16 July 2014 17:30

Republican candidates for the 60th District state assembly seat and 6th District congressional seat will face off during a Thursday, July 17, forum sponsored by the Republican Party of Ozaukee County.

    The forum will be held at The Hub at Cedar Creek, 1814 Washington Ave., Cedarburg.
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    The event will begin with a social hour at 6 p.m.


    Robert Brooks of Saukville and Jean Opitz of the Town of Belgium, candidates for the 60th District Assembly seat being vacated by Rep. Duey Stroebel, will discuss their platforms from 7 to 7:30 p.m.


    From 7:40 to 8:30 p.m., the candidates for the 6th District Congressional seat being vacated by Tom Petri will take the stage.


    These candidates include Stroebel of Cedarburg,  State Sen. Glenn Grothman of Campbellsport, Tom Denow of Oshkosh and State Sen. Joe Leibham of Sheboygan.


    The primary election will be held Tuesday, Aug. 12.


    The winner of the Republican primary for the state assembly will not face Democratic opposition in the Nov. 4 general election.


    The winner of the primary for the Congressional seat will face Democrat Mark Harris of Oshkosh and Libertarian Gus Fahrendorf of Neenah on Nov. 4.