6th Democratic Presidential Primary Debate in Los Angeles
The sixth Democratic presidential debate, was held on December 19, 2019 from 8 to 11 pm ET at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California, and co-hosted by PBS NewsHour and POLITICO.
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The qualification period for the December debate started on October 16, and will end on December 12. To qualify in terms of polling, candidates must reach four percent or more in four polls approved by the DNC. Alternatively, reaching six percent or more in two DNC-approved polls conducted in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada, or South Carolina will also be accepted as meeting the polling threshold. To qualify in terms of donors, candidates must receive donations from 200,000 unique donors with 800 unique donors in 20 different states, territories or the District of Columbia.
Seven running candidates qualified for the December Debate. They are:
- Former Vice President: Joe Biden
- Vermont independent Sen: Bernie Sanders
- Massachusetts Sen: Elizabeth Warren
- Mayor of South Bend, Indiana: Pete Buttigieg
California Sen: Kamala Harris(Dropped out on Dec. 3)
- Minnesota Sen: Amy Klobuchar
- Businessman Andrew Yang
- Billionaire Tom Steyer
Seven candidates have made the December debate