LISTEN: Ag commissioner candidates discuss issues


Know who’s running for Florida Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services? We interviewed most of them this week.

Members of the editorial boards of The Palm Beach Post, Miami Herald and the South Florida Sun-Sentinel quizzed candidates for the Democratic and Republican Aug. 28 primaries at WLRN Public Radio studios in Doral. 

RELATED: Know Your Candidates -- a guide to the August 2018 election 

In one hour-long session, we interviewed Democrats Nicole “Nikki” Fried, Jeffrey Porter and Roy David Walker. In another, we met with Republicans Matt Caldwell and Denise Grimsley. (Mike McCalister and Baxter Troutman did not participate.)

Although the editorial boards met as a group to economize on time, each newspaper is making its own decisions on whom to endorse. 

Read Palm Beach Post endorsements here. 

First up, Republicans Caldwell and Grimsley speak with the editorial group.

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And here are Democrats Fried, Porter and Walker.

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