Ali Valenzuela was a featured analyst on WHYY's Radio Times program, discussing reactions to, and implications of, the September Democratic debate in Houston. Radio Times is a call-in program that tackles issues of concern. This recorded episode is available for listening: https://whyy.org/episodes/democratic-debate-analysis/.
Ali Valenzuela is assistant professor of politics at Princeton University and a CSDP faculty associate. He is also affiliated with the Program in Latino Studies.
Does this debate matter? These early performances do matter for how voters form judgments that persist throughout the campaign.