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Texas 2020 Elections

10 Democrats vying for the White House take the stage in Texas. Here’s what to watch for.

The lineup and setting of Thursday’s debate couldn’t be more symbolic of the case Democrats will make as they argue for how they can flip Texas — which President Donald Trump won by 9 percentage points in 2016 — next year.

Democratic presidential candidates before the start of the second 2020 presidential Democratic candidates debate in Detroit, Michigan, July 31, 2019.

Biden at center stage

The home state candidates: Castro and O’Rourke

Harris and Warren look to make a move

How will candidates appeal to young voters and voters of color?

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Politics State government Beto O'Rourke Julián Castro