The next Democratic debate will take place on Tuesday, and we have all the details to prepare.
What is going on: Six Democratic Party candidates for the 2020 presidential election will debate Tuesday evening.
Or: The debate will take place at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.
Host: CNN will co-organize the event with the Des Moines registry.
When: Tuesday, January 14, 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. EST (7 p.m.-9 p.m. MT).
Why is it important: The debate takes place less than a month before the Iowa caucuses, which start on February 3, according to Time magazine.
Programming: Qualified applicants include:
- Former Vice President Joe Biden
- Former Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg
- Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar
- Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders
- Billionaire Tom Steyer
- Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren.
Who is not there: Two candidates who made the headlines of the national newspapers will not appear in the debate.
- Andrew Yang did not qualify for the debate stage, despite raising $ 16.5 million in the last three months of 2019, according to the New York Times.
- Former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg did not qualify either.
Who dropped out: A number of candidates have dropped out since the last debate, including:
- New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker
- Author Marianne Williamson
- Former Secretary for Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro
- California Senator Kamala Harris
- Montana Gov. Steve Bullock