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2 forums Monday for candidates eyeing Boehner's former seat

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Candidates running for the 8th District Congressional seat vacated by retired House Speaker John Boehner will be featured in two candidate forums Monday.

Fifteen Republicans, one Democrat and one Green Party member are vying for the job.

They are scheduled to appear 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Miami University Voice of America Learning Center, 7847 VOA Park Dr.

Admission to the event cost $25 per person. 

It is the first in a series of 2016 debates and forums by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber.

Then, a 'Meet the Candidate' night will be held 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Miami University's Hamilton campus.

The free and public event will take place in the downtown center, 221 High St.

The 8th Congressional District covers all of Butler, Preble, Darke, Miami, and Clark counties and part of Mercer County.

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