Democratic debate: Warren and Sanders clash with Biden over healthcare – live

The 10 candidates on stage in Houston offered competing visions based on Obamacare and Medicare for All 1.50am BST Kamala Harris was asked about how her criminal justice plan does not match with the policies she pursued as San Francisco’s district...

Democratic debate: Warren and Sanders clash with Biden over healthcare – live

The 10 candidates on stage in Houston offered competing visions based on Obamacare and Medicare for All

Kamala Harris was asked about how her criminal justice plan does not match with the policies she pursued as San Francisco’s district attorney and California’s attorney general.

Moderator Linsey Davis asked this searing question: “When you had the power, why didn’t you try to affect change then?”

Beto O’Rourke pledged to sign a reparations bill into law as president, something that Marianne Williamson spoke of in the last debate. (But Williamson is not onstage tonight.)

O’Rourke also touched on the white nationalist shooting in his hometown of El Paso, prompting a compliment from Castro about how eloquently the former congressman has spoken about the violence that impacted his community.

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