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Last night, five Democratic presidential candidates squared off in Las Vegas for the first primary debate of the season.

While many wondered if Vice President Joe Biden would make a surprise appearance, over 15 million people tuned in as Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O’Malley, Lincoln Chafee, and Jim Webb squared off.

Unlike the previous Republican debates that included personal attacks between candidates, the Dems kept it fairly civilized as they discussed racial justice, gun control, the economy, women’s health, and foreign policy.

Going in, both Chafee and Webb were virtual unknowns to most of the country and only one, Webb, fought to distinguish himself. Former Maryland Governor O’Malley also attempted to connect with voters who’ve been mostly focused on Clinton and Sanders.

Most political pundits and analysts said Clinton won the night, while post-debate surveys gave the contest to Sanders.

But what do you think?

In your opinion, who won the first Democratic presidential debate? 

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