Tonight's debate includes the majority of 2020 frontrunners along with some candidates (like Williamson and Yang) who present very alternative ideas of what the U.S. government should look like.
Did the ten Democratic candidates who took the stage Wednesday night over-perform, meet expectations, or fall below them?
Castro also called on other Democratic candidates to promise to change the current immigration system.
Warren set off a heated debate between candidates, showing the significant divide on the issue of healthcare.
Wednesday evening marks the first of twelve 2020 Democratic primary debates, a time for candidates who are vying for the top of the polls to push ahead and for those struggling with name recognition to make themselves known.
"We do not want them in our custody, our facilities are not built for that," an official said in a call with reporters Tuesday.
"The government is unilaterally deciding parents are a danger and then separating them without informing the children's facilities that the child has been separated."
Young migrant children are being forced to care for toddlers and infants in detention camps, kids are being fed un-defrosted meals, and infants don't have diapers
The pair made their way to a dressing room where the president allegedly sexually assaulted and raped Carroll.
"I personally find [concentration camp remarks] offensive," Carla Provost said. "My men and women, as well as the men and women in [Immigration and Customs Enforcement], are doing the best that they can with the limited resources that they have."
"You're really going to stand up and tell us that being able to sleep isn't a question of safe and sanitary conditions?" U.S. Circuit Judge Marsha Berzon said in response.
"Donald Trump's undying loyalty to coal CEOs is literally killing Americans. Today's action provides yet another egregious giveaway to corporate polluters and fossil fuels," said 2020 candidate Jay Inslee.
"Look at what they did to a great gentlemen, Justice Kavanaugh. They didn't just try to win, they tried to destroy him with false and malicious accusations," the president said.
"I think Hillary Clinton made a big mistake with that speech," Trump said about a 2016 speech made by Clinton.
"To be a progressive you've got to make progress. This is her plan for action on the urgent problems we're facing," wrote Klobuchar's rapid response director.
The group's super PAC status allows it to bring in and spend an unlimited amount of money on races and campaigns.
"We've never failed to address this issue. And we will address it again. I don't know why he's all bent out of shape," said McConnell.
"Abraham Lincoln was treated supposedly very badly. But nobody's been treated badly like me," said the president.
"It's the equivalent to formulating anti-terrorism policy by consulting with groups that deny terrorism exists," Nisbet told the AP.
The co-author of the Republican tax bill admitted that it's "hard to know" what the economic benefits of the cuts will be as corporate revenues drop 31%
"I'm hopeful they'll pay. I'm hopeful they'll do what's right. People that don't pay their bills — that's a character integrity issue," said El Paso Mayor Dee Margo
In an interview last month, Jared Kushner said "I don't know" when asked if he would contact the FBI having learned about Russian attempts at election sabotage.
"There is not a person here, there is not an empty chair on that stage, that didn't tweet out, 'Never forget the heroes of 9/11,'" comedian Jon Stewart said. "And where are they?"
"Our findings suggest work requirements may increase the risk that families with working adults will lose access to nutrition, health care, housing, and cash assistance benefits if these policies do not account for scheduling practices prevalent in the low-wage job market," said the report.
The president waved a sheet of paper in front of reporters, claiming it was a secret agreement with Mexico. "Right here is the agreement," Trump said without any providing details.
According to an analysis of the report, the IRS has in recent years decreased audits and criminal investigations and levies mostly on large corporations, pass-through business, and high-income individuals.
McConnell said his "most important pro-life accomplishment" was the "ushering of judges through" and pointed specifically to his decision not to fill Justice Antonin Scalia's Supreme Court vacancy while Barack Obama was president. "That led to the opportunity for President Trump to make a selection," he said.
"This prospect of the 2020 Census producing a net national undercount of 4 million people—while double-counting members of some privileged communities—is alarming," wrote Vanita Gupta, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference Education Fund.
"Promoting the dignity of human life from conception to natural death is one of the very top priorities of President Trump's administration," HHS wrote.