CNN announces Democratic town halls in Nevada

CNN announces Democratic town halls in Nevada

CNN will host five town halls with the top Democratic presidential candidates next week in Nevada, days ahead of the state's caucuses. 

Each participating candidate will have an individual hour-long town hall airing on CNN platforms, the network announced Wednesday. 

On Tuesday, Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersLawmakers, activists remember civil rights icons to mark 'Bloody Sunday' Progressives' majority delusions politically costly Sinema pushes back on criticism of her vote against minimum wage MORE (I-Vt.) will take the stage at 8 p.m., followed by former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegThe Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by ExxonMobil - Senate begins marathon vote-a-rama before .9T COVID-19 relief passage The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Virus relief bill headed for weekend vote Biden turns focus to next priority with infrastructure talks MORE at 9 p.m., and Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharDemocrats near pressure point on nixing filibuster  Hillicon Valley: China implicated in Microsoft breach | White House adds Big Tech critic | QAnon unfazed after false prediction FDA signals plan to address toxic elements in baby food MORE (D-Minn.) at 10 p.m. 


On Thursday, former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenLawmakers, activists remember civil rights icons to mark 'Bloody Sunday' Fauci predicts high schoolers will receive coronavirus vaccinations this fall Biden nominates female generals whose promotions were reportedly delayed under Trump MORE will take the stage at 8 p.m. followed by Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenSenate rejects Sanders minimum wage hike Philly city council calls on Biden to 'cancel all student loan debt' in first 100 days Hillicon Valley: High alert as new QAnon date approaches Thursday | Biden signals another reversal from Trump with national security guidance | Parler files a new case MORE (D-Mass.) at 9 p.m. 

Between the two town halls, the five candidates will appear on stage at the Democratic debate in Las Vegas, hosted by MSNBC and The Nevada Independent. 

CNN said it invited candidates who qualified for the debate, as well as extended an invitation to former New York City Mayor Michael BloombergMichael BloombergAs Trump steps back in the spotlight, will Cuomo exit stage left? 'Lucky': How Warren took down Bloomberg Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson vs. Donald Trump: A serious comparison MORE, who has not yet qualified for the debate. 

A spokesperson for the Bloomberg campaign was not immediately available for comment.