Democrats square off on trade, gun control, health care in Houston debate: live blog

Published: Sept 12, 2019 9:45 p.m. ET

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10 contenders to take stage in party’s third debate

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South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Senator Bernie Sanders, former Vice President Joe Biden, Senator Elizabeth Warren and Senator Kamala Harris pose before the start of at the 2020 Democratic U.S. presidential debate in Houston, Texas, U.S. September 12, 2019.

Follow along with MarketWatch reporters as 10 Democratic presidential candidates square off in their third debate in Houston on Thursday night, the first time that top-tier contenders Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren will share a 2020 debate stage.

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