The largest presidential primary debate in American history takes place tonight night at 8 pm EST. The debate is co-hosted by CNN and the New York Times. It will air on CNN and will be simulcast on NPR and WVXU. A dozen qualifying candidates are expected to take the stage in Westerville, Ohio. Among them, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders returns to the campaign trail after his health scare, and billionaire executive Tom Steyer make his primary debate debut.
Joining Cincinnati Edition with what to watch for in tonight's debate and what is happening on the ground in Westerille, Ohio are Ohio Public Radio Statehouse News Bureau reporters Jo Ingles; Andy Chow; and University of Cincinnati Political Science Assistant Professor David Niven.
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