As the first Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential election approaches, here’s a primer with what you should know about what’s been announced so far before it’s time to settle in for the anticipated fireworks.
When and How to Watch the 2020 Democratic Presidential Debates
The Democratic National Committee has approved up to 12 debates with the first taking placing over two consecutive nights in June. Six debates are scheduled this year and six more set for 2020.
The first debate, sponsored by NBC News, MSNBC, and Telemundo, will take place on June 26 and 27 from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. ET at the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami, Florida. The field will be split into two with 10 candidates debating each night. The DNC has said the lineups for each debate will be chosen at random.
Details on the moderators will be announced at a later date. No information has been revealed by the DNC on the question format.
The debate will also stream online free on this website, NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, the NBC News mobile app and OTT apps, in addition to Telemundo’s digital platforms.
CNN will host the second debate in Detroit on July 30 and 31.
Details on the venue, moderators and timing will be announced at a later date.
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