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St. Paul Republicans will host debate watch at East Side Legion

The bar will be open with the best-priced beer in town, organizers say.

With lots of DFL-sponsored debate events planned tonight around the first debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney, and congressional candidate Jim Graves bringing in Congressman Barney Frank for a debate fundraiser, we can also report that St. Paul Republicans, too, are gathering to watch.

They’ll be at the Arcade American Legion, 1129 Arcade St., on the city’s East Side, at 7 p.m.

Greg Copeland, chair of the St. Paul Republican City Committee, tells his mailing list:  “[T]he bar will be open with the best priced beer in town!”

He also says:

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“Plan on attending future Debate parties too, and look for reminders as we come together in Saint Paul for food, fun, drink, and become the most informed voters in the county in this monumental election year.”