August 28, 2019: Ten Democratic presidential candidates are scheduled to participate in a seven-hour series of town halls focused on climate change on Sept. 4. Tulsi Gabbard returned to the campaign trail from active duty.
“It’s tempting to create an alternative to the DNC debate, but by doing that, you’re basically creating a kiddie table. You’re acknowledging you couldn’t make it, and I don’t think that goes over with voters.”
– Erik Smith, Democratic consultant
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Flashback: August 28, 2015
All five Democratic presidential candidates spoke at the summer meeting of the Democratic National Convention.