democratic primary

1st Democratic Debate
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Only two candidates will be onstage for Sunday's Democratic primary debate: former Vice President Joe Biden and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Bernie Speech
Meg Kelly / NPR

Watch Live: Sen. Bernie Sanders is holding a press conference as he falls farther behind former Vice President Joe Biden in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination. Watch his remarks live.

Live Coverage: Big Tuesday 2020

Mar 9, 2020
Live March 10 Primaries

Follow NPR's live coverage of the 2020 primaries, including results and analysis


Live Blog: October Democratic Debate - 10/15/19

Oct 15, 2019
Democratic Debates
Angela Hsieh / NPR

Twelve candidates take the stage for October's Democratic primary debate, which begins Tue, Oct. 15 at 7pm (central). 

3rd Democratic Debate - Live Analysis - 9/12/19

Sep 12, 2019
Democratic Debates 3rd Session
Angela Hsieh / NPR

September's Democratic presidential debate has been narrowed to one night only, as more candidates have called it quits altogether.

2nd Primary Debate
Angela Hsieh / National Public Radio

It's the second and final of the July Democratic debates. The second set of 10 candidates is making their case as to why they should be the next president of the United States. Follow NPR's live coverage for real-time fact checks and analysis of their remarks.


2nd Democratic Debate - Live Analysis – 6/27/19

Jun 27, 2019
1st Democratic Debate
Angela Hsieh/NPR / National Public Radio

Part two of the first primary debate among Democratic candidates for the 2020 presidential nomination will be held tonight.