CNN announces four more town halls featuring 2020 Dems

CNN announces four more town halls featuring 2020 Dems
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CNN announced Monday that the network will host four more town halls with 2020 presidential contenders in the coming weeks.
 
 
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Reps. Seth MoultonSeth MoultonOvernight Defense: Iran crisis eases as Trump says Tehran 'standing down' | Dems unconvinced on evidence behind Soleimani strike | House sets Thursday vote on Iran war powers Congress reacts to US assassination of Iranian general Key moments in the 2020 Democratic presidential race so far MORE (D-Mass.), Tim RyanTimothy (Tim) RyanOffice of Technology Assessment: It's time for a second coming Key moments in the 2020 Democratic presidential race so far GM among partners planning .3B battery plant in Ohio MORE (D-Ohio) and Eric SwalwellEric Michael SwalwellMartha McSally fundraises off 'liberal hack' remark to CNN reporter Enes Kanter sees political stardom — after NBA and WWE Swalwell pens op-ed comparing Trump impeachment to XYZ Affair MORE (D-Calif.) are also slated to appear Sunday, June 2, in back-to-back town halls beginning at 6 p.m. and lasting one hour each. The moderators for those events will be anchors Victor Blackwell, Poppy Harlow and Jim Sciutto, respectively. 
 
The four town halls will take all take place at CNN headquarters in Atlanta, the network said. 
 
Bennet, Moulton, Ryan and Swalwell are all polling at low numbers in the crowded Democratic primary field, with Bennet and Ryan generating just 0.8 percent support in the RealClearPolitics polling index. Swalwell and Moulton are both polling at zero percent. 
CNN has hosted more than 20 town halls this year. 
 
Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisParnas pressure grows on Senate GOP Sanders defends vote against USMCA: 'Not a single damn mention' of climate change The Hill's Morning Report — President Trump on trial MORE (D-Calif.) drew the biggest audience for the network in a February town hall event, delivering nearly 1.9 million viewers. Ratings have mostly dropped since the Harris town hall, with lower-tier candidates such as Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandSanders defends vote against USMCA: 'Not a single damn mention' of climate change The Hill's Morning Report — President Trump on trial Overnight Energy: Schumer votes against USMCA, citing climate impact | Republicans offer details on their environmental proposals | Microsoft aims to be carbon negative by 2030 MORE (D-N.Y.) and Washington Gov. Jay InsleeJay Robert InsleeOur government and public institutions must protect us against the unvaccinated Key moments in the 2020 Democratic presidential race so far 2019's political winners and losers — on both sides of the aisle MORE (D) attracting less than 500,000 total viewers for their respective events.