Sanders, Castro, Gabbard to appear in town hall hosted by Latino civil rights organization

Sanders, Castro, Gabbard to appear in town hall hosted by Latino civil rights organization
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersDemocrats ask if they have reason to worry about UK result Buttigieg releases list of campaign bundlers Reject National Defense Authorization Act, save Yemen instead MORE (I-Vt.), former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro, former Rep. Beto O'RourkeBeto O'RourkeButtigieg picks up third congressional endorsement from New York lawmaker Klobuchar hires staff in Nevada Deval Patrick enters 2020 race MORE (D-Texas) and Rep. Tulsi GabbardTulsi GabbardDemocrats set early state primary debates for 2020 The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by AdvaMed - House panel expected to approve impeachment articles Thursday Gabbard news items generating more social interactions than other 2020 Democrats: study MORE (D-Hawaii) will appear in a Democratic presidential town hall hosted by Latino Civil Rights Organization LULAC and Newsmax TV. 

The town hall with more than 500 registered Latino voters will focus on "issues of importance to the Hispanic electorate in Iowa," according to a LULAC statement. 

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The event will take place on Oct. 24 in Des Moines, Iowa. 

LULAC announced the participation of Sanders, Castro and Gabbard in a Wednesday statement and announced Thursday that O'Rourke would also participate.  

LULAC will also be working to identify and register Hispanic voters in the state to increase turnout for the Iowa caucuses and general election, the statement said. 

Sanders, Castro and Gabbard are among the more than a dozen candidates vying for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. All three have qualified for the Oct. 15 Democratic debate.