Seven candidates took the stage on Friday evening for the first-in-the-nation primary debate in New Hampshire. The debate was co-sponsored by ABC News and WMUR-TV along with Apple News.

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ABC/WMUR New Hampshire Democratic Debate (8th Debate)
Date: Friday, February 7, 2020
Location: St. Anselm College in Manchester, NH
Sponsors: ABC News, WMUR, Apple News
Moderators: George Stephanopoulos, David Muir, Linsey Davis, Adam Sexton, Monica Hernandez

Debate Candidates

The seven candidates on stage for the New Hampshire Democratic debate:

  • Former Vice President Joe Biden
  • Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg
  • Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar
  • Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders
  • Businessman Tom Steyer
  • Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren
  • Businessman Andrew Yang

Debate Moderators

The debate was hosted by a panel of five moderators for the evening consisting of several ABC News personalities along with some local correspondents from WMUR-TV in Manchester.

  • ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos
  • ABC World News Tonight anchor David Muir
  • ABC News correspondent Linsey Davis
  • WMUR political director Adam Sexton
  • WMUR anchor Monica Hernandez

Follow the full 2020 Debate Schedule and 2020 Primary Schedule.


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