THE THINK TANK

Political consultants join Think Tank to dissect Democratic debate

Oct 18, 2019, 12:00 PM

The Think Tank assembles a high-powered brain trust of politicos to dissect this week’s presidential debate. Political consultants Tony Cani, Rodd McLeod and Chuck Coughlin joins host Mike O’Neil to consider:

• Were the multicandidate attacks on Elizabeth Warren effective? Or did they just give her a chance to show her mettle?

• Did anything occur that could be expected to change the status of the top several frontrunners? Or of the likely contour of the race until the November debate?

• Four of the 12 candidates in this debate have yet to qualify for the November debate: Beto O’Rourke, Julian Castro, Tulsi Gabbard and Amy Klobuchar. Did any of them do enough to boost their standing enough to change this?

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