WASHINGTON – Six Democratic presidential candidates are taking the debate stage Wednesday night ahead of Nevada’s caucuses on Saturday.
The Democratic primary debate is being held at the Paris Theater in Las Vegas. It includes several candidates who are no strangers to the debate stage, but the addition of former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg for the first time is expected to bring with it some fireworks.
Here's what you need to know about Wednesday's debate:
When is the debate?
The debate will take place at 9 p.m. ET to 11 p.m. ET on Wednesday.
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How can I watch it?
NBC News, MSNBC, Noticias Telemundo and The Nevada Independent are hosting the debate. It will livestreamed on NBC News NOW, NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com and NBC News Mobile App. The Nevada Independent will also be streaming the debate. Cable channel Universo, the Noticias Telemundo mobile app, and the Noticias Telemundo Facebook will be streaming the debate live in Spanish.
Audio of the debate will also be available through SiriusXM Channel 118, and TuneIn.
Who qualified for the debate?
Here are the candidates that qualified for the debate.
Former Vice President Joe Biden
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and billionaire Tom Steyer are both still in the Democratic race but did not qualify for the debate.