UWM hosts lieutenant governor debates

Republican and Democratic candidates for Wisconsin lieutenant governor squared off in debates held at UWM’s Mainstage Theatre July 20 and 21.

Democratic candidates Peng Her and Wisconsin Rep. Sara Rodriguez hit the debate stage on Wednesday. Republican candidates David King, Will Martin, Sen. Roger Roth, Sen. Patrick Testin, Lancaster Mayor David Varnam, Cindy Werner and Jonathan Wichmann debated on Thursday.

The debates, offered by a partnership of Michael Best Strategies, Spectrum News 1, UWM and WisPolitics.com, were aired statewide on Spectrum News 1.