The 3rd Democratic Debate will be held in Houston on Sept. 12, 2019. The debates start at 8:00 PM ET / 5:00 PM PT on ABC and Univision. There are now ten remaining candidates including leaders Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren. Here’s a list of the candidates (in alphabetical order) followed by advice on how to watch and stream the debates.
- Former Vice President Joe Biden
- Sen. Cory Booker (New Jersey)
- Mayor Pete Buttigieg (South Bend, Indiana)
- Former Housing Secretary Julián Castro)
- Sen. Kamala Harris (California)
- Sen. Amy Klobuchar (Minnesota)
- Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke (Texas)
- Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vermont)
- Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Massachusetts)
- Entrepreneur Andrew Yang
Watch On TV
The 3rd Democratic Presidential Debate will be broadcast on ABC and Univision. You can watch it through your television service provider such as AT&T, Charter, Comcast Xfinity TV, DirecTV, DISH, or Verizon.
If you don’t have a TV service provider you can watch the debates over-the-air using an antenna and digital tuner (that is usually built into the TV). Read: How to Get HD Channels Over-the-Air
Live Streaming on PCs
Some viewers can stream the debate on the ABC website at abc.go.com/watch-live or watch on Univision’s website at univisionnow.com/channels. However, it is possible the local station is blacked out as some geographic restrictions do apply.
If you cannot stream from ABC or Univision try using a streaming service. Paid services that may be live-streaming the debates on ABC include AT&T TV Now, Fubu TV (Univision), Hulu Live TV, PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, or YouTube.
Live Streaming on Media Players
Some media players may also live-stream ABC such as Apple TV, Chromecast, Fire TV, and Roku. Check to see if ABC is available to live stream through any available app channels. However, ABCD could be blacked out due to geographical location.
Live Streaming on Phones & Tablets
The 3rd Democratic Candidates Debate can be streamed on the ABC app from a smartphone or tablet (iOS and Android). You may need to log-in to authenticate a service provider with the apps. And, it could be blacked out due to geographical location.
Using ABC News / Univision News Apps
ABC News is live-streaming the Democratic Debate on ABC News Live on Roku, Hulu, AppleTV, Amazon Fire TV, YouTube, Apple News, Facebook, Twitter, and the ABC News site and mobile phone apps. Univision News is also live-streaming the debate on Facebook, YouTube and Periscope.
ABC live stream is currently available in the following markets: Chicago, Fresno, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, Raleigh-Durham and San Francisco with a participating TV provider. Customers with a DirecTV subscription in the following markets will also be able to watch the ABC live stream: Albuquerque, Boston, Ft. Smith/Fayetteville, Jackson (Mississippi), Kansas City, Milwaukee, Monterey-Salinas, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Pittsburgh, Portland-Auburn (Maine), Savannah and West Palm Beach.