The sixth debate of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates kicks off Thursday at eight PM ET/5 PM PT dwell on PBS, with CNN simulcasting the occasion being held at Loyola Marymount College in Los Angeles. PBS NewsHour and Politico are co-hosting the occasion, the final of 2019 and the primary since President Donald Trump was impeached by the Home on Wednesday night time.
The controversy, anticipated to final about 2 1/2 hours, can be live-streamed on PBS NewsHour’s digital platforms and cell app. Protection on PBS begins at 7 PM ET/Four PM PT with a pre-show hosted by NewsHour‘s Lisa Desjardins.
PBS NewsHour‘s Judy Woodruff, Amna Nawaz and Yamiche Alcindor and Politico’s Tim Alberta will average the controversy, for which seven candidates certified: Andrew Yang, former Vice President Joe Biden, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Tom Steyer and Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
Sen. Cory Booker and Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, who certified for the earlier debates, didn’t this time round. Kamala Harris dropped out of the race earlier this month. To get onstage for this debate, per DNC guidelines, a candidate needed to be at 4% or higher in at the least 4 polls and will need to have at the least 200,000 distinctive donors.
Tonight’s debate was initially scheduled to happen at UCLA, earlier than a labor dispute compelled the Democratic Nationwide Committee to maneuver it to LMU. A labor dispute at that college was lately resolved in spite of everything seven Dem candidates threatened to boycott tonight’s occasion.
Labor Settlement Clears Approach For Democratic Debate To Proceed As Deliberate