Watch- Dem Primary Debates Tonight, Wednesday June 26th & Thursday June 27th

Twenty candidates have qualified to appear in the first Dem primary debates. The debates will be over two nights, with ten candidates appearing at each event; the first is tonight, June 26th and the second June 27th.

Democratic National Committee Approves 20 Candidates for June Debates

NBC also plans to livestream the debate for free on,, the NBC News Mobile App and on its Roku, Apple TV and Amazon Fire Apps. The debate will also stream on Telemundo’s digital apps and platforms.

Which candidates will be at each debate?

The Wednesday night debate will feature:
  • Former Housing Secretary Juli├ín Castro
  • Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas)
  • Former Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.)
  • Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York City
  • Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio)
  • Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii)
  • Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn)
  • Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.)
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.)
  • Washington Gov. Jay Inslee
The Thursday night debate will feature:
  • Author and activist Marianne Williamson
  • Entrepreneur Andrew Yang
  • Former Vice President Joe Biden
  • Gov. John Hickenlooper of Colorado
  • Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana
  • Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.)
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
  • Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.)
  • Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.)
  • Sen. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.)
 CNN will host the second Dem primary debate, which will also be held over two nights: July 30th & July31st. After that, ABC and Univision will hold the third debate on September 12th & 13th 2019. Header Image Credit MSNBC