Sanders dubbed the Las Vegas debate’s ‘winner’ by some analysts, while others say Warren was the victor
by Victor Reklaitis
As analysts assessed the performance of six Democratic presidential hopefuls in Wednesday night’s debate in Nevada, much of their focus was on how billionaire Mike Bloomberg fared as rivals attacked him.
Besides Bloomberg, who was taking part in his first 2020 primary debate, the participants were Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, former Vice President Joe Biden, former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota. The clash came ahead of Nevada’s caucuses on Saturday.
Here are some of the initial reactions from analysts: