A Dozen Dems Tangle Tonight In Latest Presidential Debate


A dozen presidential candidates are set to take the stage tonight in the latest Democratic debate. The debate happens in Ohio and will air live on CNN. Among those set to participate:

Former VP Joe Biden, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders taking center stage.

They'll be joined by South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg, California Senator Kamala Harris, New Jersey Senator Cory Booker and Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar.

Rounding out the field are former Texas Congressman Beto O'Rourke, former Housing Secretary Julian Castro, businessman Andrew Yang, Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard and businessman Tom Steyer.

A new poll shows Warren is leading the pack of Democratic presidential candidates. The Massachusetts Senator received 30% support in the Quinnipiac University poll, with Biden coming in second at 27%. Sanders was the only other candidate to get double-digit support at 11%. Following Sanders is Buttigieg at 8% percent.

Source: Politico