Presidential Race

Filed Democratic Presidential Candidates

The Pueblo County Democratic Party is strictly neutral in primaries and won't be endorsing any of these candidates while they are running in the Democratic primary.

Withdrawals of Democratic candidates from the presidential race:
Withdrawn candidates are indicated in blue and with strikethrough in the names list.

(read from left, listed by alphabetical order) Senator Michael Bennet (CO), former Vice President Joe Biden, former Mayor Michael Bloomberg (New York City, NY), Senator Cory Booker (NJ), former Governor Steve Bullock (MT), Mayor Pete Buttigieg (South Bend, IN), former HUD Secretary Julián Castro, Mayor Bill de Blasio (New York City, NY), former Congressman John Delaney (MD), Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI), Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY), Former Senator Mike Gravel (AK), Senator Kamala Harris (CA), Former Governor John Hickenlooper (CO), Governor Jay Inslee (WA), Senator Amy Klobuchar (MN), Mayor Wayne Messam (Miramar, FL), Congressman Seth Moulton (MA), former Congressman Beto O'Rourke (TX), former Governor Deval Patrick (MA), Congressman Tim Ryan (OH), Senator Bernie Sanders (VT), former Congressman Joe Sestak (PA), Tom Steyer, Representative Eric Swalwell (CA), Senator Elizabeth Warren (MA), Marianne Williamson, Andrew Yang.

Previous Presidental Debates

The Seventh Debate Was Broadcast on January 14

The last debate to be held before the Iowa caucuses will take place at 7 p.m. MT on the campus of Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. It will be hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register. These six candidates have qualified for this debate:

The Sixth Debate Was Broadcast on December 19

Seven Democratic candidates have qualified for the sixth presidential debate. Hosted by the PBSNewsHour and Politico, the debate will be moderated by Judy Woodruff, Tim Alberta, Amna Nawaz, and Yamiche Alcindor. It will take place at 6:00 p.m. MT on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California. The debate will be broadcast on PBS and simulcast on CNN.

The Fifth Debate Was Broadcast on November 20

The Democratic National Committee has announced the lineup for the fifth presidential debate. Hosted by the DNC, MSNBC and The Washington Post, it will take place at 7 p.m. MT on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 in Atlanta.

The presidential candidates who will share the stage, in alphabetical order:
Former Vice President Joe Biden; Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J.; South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg; Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii; Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif.’ Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.; Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.; Billionaire activist Tom Steyer; Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass.; Entrepreneur Andrew Yang.

The Fourth Debate Was Broadcast on October 15

The fourth presidential debate, hosted by CNN and the New York Times will air live on October 15, 2019 at 6 p.m. MT from Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio. Twelve Democratic candidates will appear on the same stage for the debate: Joe Biden, Cory Booker, Pete Buttigieg, Julián Castro, Tulsi Gabbard, Kamala Harris, Amy Klobuchar, Beto O'Rourke, Bernie Sanders, Tom Steyer, Elizabeth Warren and Andrew Yang.

The 3rd Debate Was Broadcast Sept. 12:

ABC Television scheduled the Third Presidential Debate for Sept. 12, 2019 during prime time on ABC & Univision. The debate was held in Houston at Texas Southern University, an historic Black college.

The moderators were George Stephanopoulos, David Muir, Linsey Davis, and Jorge Ramos.


The second 2020 Democratic primary debates were held on July 30 and 31 and broadcast on CNN. Once again, twenty candidates were chosen to debate, ten on each night.

The first debates of the 2020 Democratic candidates for president were held on two nights on MSNBC, NBC, and Telemundo. Twenty of the twenty-four candidates were chosen to debate, ten on each night.

These candidates did not make these debates:

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