2020 Democratic Debate Schedule (Primary Debates)

2020 Democratic Debate ScheduleHere is the most up-to-date and complete schedule of the Democratic Primary debates taking place in 2019 and 2020. These debates are between all the major Democratic candidates running for President in 2020. The Democratic debate list below will include all details such as start times, moderators, candidates, live stream links, and links to the full debate videos. This page will be updated frequently as soon as new information becomes available.

When is the first 2020 Democratic Primary Debate?

The first 2020 Democratic Primary Debate, aired on NBC and MSNBC, will be in June of 2019. The debate may feature back-to-back primetime debates on consecutive nights to ensure each candidate gets access to a primetime audience.

How many debates will there be?

The Democratic National Committee has sanctioned up to 12 debates starting in June of 2019, with the early debates possibly featuring back-to-back nights of primetime broadcasts.

Democratic Primary Debate Schedule

The table below contains a list of debates for the 2020 Democratic primary. The Democratic National Committee has not announced the actual dates of the debate but has said there will be 6 debates in 2019, starting in June, and another 6 debates in 2020 starting in January.

Date/Details
2019
June, 2019
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: NBC News, MSNBC and Telemundo
Live Stream: NBCNews.com
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
Qualifications: A candidate will need to either have at least 1 percent support in three qualifying polls, or provide evidence of at least 65,000 individual donations from a minimum of 200 different donors in at least 20 states.
July, 2019
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: CNN
Live Stream: CNN.com
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
Qualifications: A candidate will need to either have at least 1 percent support in three qualifying polls, or provide evidence of at least 65,000 individual donations from a minimum of 200 different donors in at least 20 states.
August, 2019
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
September, 2019
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
October, 2019
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
November/December, 2019
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
2020
January, 2020
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
January/February, 2020
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
February, 2020
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
February, 2020
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
March, 2020
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD
April, 2020
Democratic Primary Debate
Aired On: TBD
Location: TBD
Sponsors: TBD
Moderator: TBD
Candidates: TBD

Note: Debate information is subject to change at any time. Please contact us if you find an error or have updated information.