Live Analysis And Fact Check: The Democratic Primary Debate

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Call it Round 6.

Seven Democratic candidates for president will debate Thursday night in Los Angeles.

Both PBS and CNN will carry the debate live.  Judy Woodruff, anchor of PBS NewsHour; Amna Nawaz, PBS senior national correspondent; and Yamiche Alcindor, PBS White House correspondent; and Tim Alberta, chief political correspondent at Politico will moderate the three-hour exchange.

The seven candidates who met the Democratic National Committee's qualifications to participate are:

  • Joe Biden, former vice president
  • Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Ind.
  • Amy Klobuchar, senator from Minnesota
  • Bernie Sanders, senator from Vermont
  • Tom Steyer, business executive and activist
  • Elizabeth Warren, senator from Massachusetts
  • Andrew Yang, entrepreneur and philanthropist

For more details, check out our debate preview.