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Tulsi Gabbard opts out of next Dem debate as poll deadline looms

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, introduced late Monday that she will not be attending the Democrats’ subsequent debate “regardless” of whether or not she qualifies.

Gabbard, who beforehand flirted with the concept of skipping an earlier debate, appeared extra assertive about bowing out of the upcoming debate being hosted by PBS and Politico on Dec. 19.

“For numerous causes, I’ve determined to not attend the December 19th ‘debate’ — no matter whether or not or not there are qualifying polls,” Gabbard tweeted. “I as a substitute select to spend that treasured time instantly assembly with and listening to from the folks of New Hampshire and South Carolina.”

Gabbard had met the donor requirement to qualify for the December debate however had but to fulfill a requirement that she earn 4-percent assist in no less than 4 nationwide or early-state polls authorised by the Democratic Nationwide Committee [DNC] — or hit 6 % in two authorised early-state polls. The cutoff date: Dec. 12.

HARRIS’ 2020 EXIT LEAVES POTENTIALLY ALL-WHITE DEBATE, CAUSING CONSTERNATION AMONG DEMS

Final week’s sudden exit from the 2020 race by Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., had brought on a panic amongst some folks within the social gathering over the remaining candidates set to take part within the upcoming debate, all of whom are white.

The opposite candidates of coloration had but to fulfill each necessities set by the DNC to take part within the December debate. The opposite requirement: having at least 200,000 distinctive donors.

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Tech businessman Andrew Yang, like Gabbard, has met the donor requirement however was one ballot shy of qualifying for this month’s debate.

Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., and former Housing and City Improvement Secretary Julián Castro have each met the donor requirement however haven’t clinched any qualifying polls up to now.

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