MSNBC to host December forum on education issues with 2020 Democrats

MSNBC will host a forum on educational issues with the 2020 democratic presidential candidates.

  • “Public Education Forum 2020: Equity and Justice for All” will be held Dec. 14 in Pittsburgh.
  • The network has invited all candidates who qualified for the October debate or who currently hold a statewide office.
  • So far Former Vice President , Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana; billionaire businessman Tom Steyer and Sens. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts have accepted.
  • Ali Velshi, an anchor for and Rehema Ellis, ’ education correspondent will moderate.
  • The event will be streamed on NBC News Now, and NBC News Learn.
  • While segments from the forum will be included throughout MSNBC and programming, the event will not air in its entirety on MSNBC or NBC.
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