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The Boston Globe


Democrats share stage at debate, forum

Candidates for governor vow to level playing field

The five Democratic candidates for governor courted activists online and in person Tuesday, just 10 days before gathering at next week’s convention where the fate of their campaigns will be determined.

First, the candidates met for a spirited debate early Tuesday afternoon at The Boston Globe, where they discussed overtesting of public school students, Common Core Curriculum standards, a potential ballot question on repealing the state’s casino law, and health care, a debate that was streamed online.

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