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Together, 20 candidates qualified for the first primary debate for either scoring at least 1 perce
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er for the Performing Arts, was the first of a dozen that the Democratic National Committee had planned for the party’s primary.
The second debate is scheduled for July 30-31 in Detroit, Michigan.
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