Democratic debate will only showcase 6 candidates

Only 6 of the remaining 11 Democratic candidates will be allowed to debate today. The Democratic National Committee has set rules that weed out participates even before the voting begins.

in order to get an invite you need

  • 5% or more support in at least four different polls
  • donations from at least 225,000 donors, including at least 1,000 donors in at least 20 states

the six candidates that made the cut

  • Former Vice President Joe Biden
  • Former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg
  • Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN)
  • Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT)
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)
  • Billionaire activist Tom Steyer

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