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September 11, 2001 Attacks

Johnson and Schuh each had winning moments

Johnson and Schuh each had winning moments

Who won? That's what most people who attended Monday's debate between George Johnson and Steve Schuh, the candidates for county executive, wanted to know. There was no judge keeping score at the debate sponsored by Capital Gazette Communications. We didn't ask people in the auditorium at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts to vote on the way out. The intent was to provide light to illuminate the choice in November, not heat for more campaign rhubarb. I kept a running tally of points scored in the debate to see if there was a pattern of success for either the Democrat or the Republican. I didn't see one. But just like elementary school, there's an award for...