Baker, Coakley joust in televised debate

Brighton, MA - 10/21/14 ***NOTE: PHOTOS WERE TAKEN BEFORE THE DEBATE) Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker square off in a Boston Globe, WGBH-sponsored televised Gubernatorial debate with moderators Jim Braude and Margery Eagan at WGBH studios in Brighton. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Metro, Reporter: Cynthia Needham, Topic: 22GovDebate, LOID: 7.4.2959110362.

Barry Chin/Globe Staff

With two weeks left in the race, Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker are facing off in a televised gubernatorial debate.

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Globe Opinion staff members are providing commentary and analysis during tonight’s debate.

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