Due to the ‘army’ of candidates, the Democratic debate is split over two nights.
Tonight’s debate will feature:
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren,
former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke,
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker,
Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar,
Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro,
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee,
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio,
Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan,
former Maryland Rep. John Delaney
Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard.
Warren is the only candidate tonight who is polling in the top 5. The other 4 will participate in tomorrow nights debate.
The rules tonight allow 60-second answers and 30-second follow-ups. There will be no opening statements. The two hour debate will be broken into five segments (and four commercials).
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