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Biden, Bernie to face off on same stage at 1st round of Democratic debates


Added 06-14-19 02:29:01pm EST - “Front-runners? Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders will end up sharing the debate stage in Miami later this month, along with heavy-hitting rivals Kamala Harris and Pete Buttigieg, according to the line-up announced Friday.?” - Foxnews.com

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Front-runners Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders will end up sharing the debate stage in Miami later this month, along with heavy-hitting rivals Kamala Harris and Pete Buttigieg, according to the line-up announced Friday.

The first debate of the Democratic primary season will be split into two nights given the size of the field. But despite apparent efforts to avoid the impression of the event being divided into a main event and 'kids' table,' the final line-up ends up putting most high-polling candidates on the stage on the second night.

Former Vice President Biden, Sens. Sanders, I-Vt., and Harris, D-Calif., and South Bend Mayor Buttigieg are four of the five highest-polling candidates in recent national and early-voting state polling. The fifth, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., will appear on stage with another crowd of candidates the first night.

But the roster could make for some serious fireworks on the second night, as Sanders -- who’s making his second straight White House run -- has increasingly criticized Biden, the clear front-runner right now at this early point in the Democratic nomination race.

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