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Eleventh primary debate of 2020 - Sunday, 3.15.2020

Eleventh Primary Debate of 2020
Sunday, March 15, 2020 | 8:00pm-10:00pm
WATCH: YouTube - Video
Aired On: CNN, Univision
Location: CNN Studios in Washington DC
Sponsors: CNN, Univision in partnership with CHC BOLD,
the political arm of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Moderators: Dana Bash, Jake Tapper, Jorge Ramos
with Ilia Calderon as facilitating audience questions
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT)
Qualifications: Candidates need to have earned at least 20 percent
of all delegates available from the primary so far.

Tenth Primary Debate of 2020
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 | 8:00pm-10:00pm
WATCH: YouTube - Video
Aired On: CBS, CBS3, BET in Philadelphia;
stream live for free on CBS News website, CBS News app,
on Twitter @CBSNews
Location: The Gaillard Center in Charleston, South Carolina
Sponsors: CBS News, BET, Twitter, Congressional Black Caucus Institute
Moderators: Gayle King, Norah O'Donnell joined in questioning by
Bill Whitaker, Major Garrett, Margaret Brennan
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden,
former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg,
former South Bend, IN Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN),
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), hedge-fund investor Tom Steyer,
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA).

Ninth Primary Debate of 2020
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 | 9:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: Here - YouTube - Video
Aired On: NBC and MSNBC
Location: Paris Theatre, Las Vegas, Nevada
Sponsors: NBC News and MSNBC in partnership with The Nevada Independent
Moderators: Lester Holt, Chuck Todd, Hallie Jackson, Vanessa Hauc, Jon Ralston
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden,
former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg,
former South Bend, IN Mayor Pete Buttigieg,
Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT),
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA).

Eighth Primary Debate of 2020
Friday, February 7, 2020 | 8:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: Here - YouTube - Video
Aired On: ABC, WMUR-TV, Apple News, ABC News Live,
ABC's streaming channel available on the ABC News site,
app and OTT media services
Location: St. Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire
Sponsors: ABC News, WMUR-TV and Apple News
Moderators: George Stephanopoulos, David Muir, Linsey Davis,
Adam Sexton, Monica Hernandez
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden, former South Bend, IN
Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN),
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), hedge-fund investor Tom Steyer,
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)


Seventh Primary Debate of 2020

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 | 9:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: Here - In 4 Parts
Aired On: CNN
Location: Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa
Sponsors: CNN and Des Moines Register
Moderators: Wolf Blitzer, Abby Phillip, Brianne Pfannenstiel
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden, former South Bend, IN Mayor Pete Buttigieg,
Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT),
hedge-fund investor Tom Steyer, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)

 

Sixth Primary Debate of 2020
Thursday, December 21, 2019 | 8:00pm-10:00pm
WATCH: RealClearPolitics.com | YouTube - Video

7 candidates qualified - photo
Location: Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles
Sponsors: PBS NewsHour and Politico
Moderators: Tim Albeta, Yamiche Alcindor, Amna Nawaz, Judy Woodruff
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden, South Bend, IN, Mayor Pete Buttigieg,
Sen. Amy Klobochar (D-MN), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), hedge-fund investor Tom Steyer,
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang

 

Fifth Primary Debate of 2020
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 9:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: Washington Post - Video

Candidates - Photo
Location: Tyler Perry Studios, southwest Atlanta, GA
Sponsors: MSNBC, The Washington Post
Moderators: An all-female set of moderators -
Rachel Maddow, who moderated the debate in June;
Andrea Mitchell, host of “Andrea Mitchell Reports” on MSNBC;
Kristen Welker, NBC News’ White House correspondent;
Ashley Parker, a White House reporter for The Washington Post
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden,
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, IN,
Sen. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), Sen. Amy Klobochar (D-MN),
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), hedge-fund investor Tom Steyer,
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang.

 

Fourth Primary Debate of 2020
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 | 8:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: 
Part 1 - CNN Video - Debate health care and jobs
Part 2 - CNN Video - Debate foreign policy and job creation
Part 3 - CNN Video - Debate gun control, the opioid crisis and Big Tech data protection
Part 4 - CNN Video - Debate abortion and reproductive rights

October Democratic debate to take place on one night | CNN | Kyle Blaine 

Candidate Lineup - PhotoLocation: Otterbein University, Westerville, Ohio
Sponsors:
 The New York Times, CNN
Moderators: Marc Lacey, Anderson Cooper, Erin Burnett
Candidates:
Former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg,
former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii),
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas),
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Billionaire Tom Steyer, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang

Third Primary Debate of 2020
Thursday, September 12, 2019 | 8:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: ABC News - YouTube - Video

Third Debate - Candidates - Photos
Location: Texas Southern University, Houston
Sponsors: ABC and Univision 
Candidates: Former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg,
former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.),
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas), Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.),
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang

Second Primary Debate of 2020 
2-Night Debate | Tuesday-Wednesday, July 30-31, 2019 Who is on stage for debate - photos 

NIGHT ONE, Tuesday, July 30:
WATCH: NBC News – Video

Steve Bullock
Pete Buttigieg
John Delaney
John Hickenlooper
Amy Klobuchar
Beto O'Rourke
Tim Ryan
Bernie Sanders
Elizabeth Warren
Marianne Williamson

NIGHT TWO, Wednesday, July 31:
WATCH: NBC News – Video

Michael Bennet
Joe Biden
Cory Booker
Julián Castro
Bill de Blasio
Tulsi Gabbard
Kirsten Gillibrand
Kamala Harris
Jay Inslee
Andrew Yang

The July 30-31 debates will feature opening and closing statements and two hours of debate time each night. Candidates will be given 60 seconds to respond to a moderator-directed question and 30 seconds for responses and rebuttals. Both debates will air at 8:00pm for two hours each night.

In addition:
  • Colored lights will be used to help the candidates manage their remaining response times: 15 seconds = yellow; 5 seconds = flashing red; no time remaining = solid red.
  • A candidate attacked by name by another candidate will be given 30 seconds to respond.
  • There will be no show of hands or one-word, down-the-line questions.
  • A candidate who consistently interrupts will have his or her time reduced.
  • Questions posed by the moderators will appear on the bottom of the screen for television viewers. 

 
First Debate of 2020
2-NIGHT DEBATE | Wednesday-Thursday, June 26-27, 2019

Candidates - 1st Primary Debate 2020 - Photos

First Night: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 | 9:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: NBC News - Video

Elizabeth Warren
Beto O'Rourke
Cory Booker
Julian Castro
Tulsi Gabbard
Jay Inslee
Amy Klobuchar
Bill de Blasio
John Delaney
Tim Ryan

Second Night: Thursday, June 27, 2019 | 9:00pm-11:00pm
WATCH: NBC News - Video

Joe Biden
Bernie Sanders
Pete Buttigieg
Kamala Harris
Kirsten Gillibrand
Michael Bennet
Marianne Williamson
Eric Swalwell
Andrew Yang
John Hickenlooper

 

To view entire debate schedule, please visit here.