2016 Elections

Democrats' Dreams Need Data

A take-home test for candidates in Saturday night's debate.

Politicians should take the test too.

Photographer: Jeff J. Mitchell/Getty Images

Here's an open-book test for the three candidates facing one another in Saturday night's Democratic debate. Giving the candidates the questions in advance is aimed at making all the presidential debates more informative and the answers more substantive. Included are questions related to Friday night's Paris attacks, which have upended CBS News's plans to focus the debate mostly on economic issues:

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