CNN, Human Rights Campaign to host Democratic presidential town hall focused on LGBTQ issues

(CNN)The Human Rights Campaign Foundation announced Thursday it will host a CNN Democratic presidential town hall in California this fall focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues. The Democratic candidates will appear in back-to-back town halls throughout the evening from The Novo in Los Angeles. Invitations to participate in the town hall will be extended to Democratic presidential hopefuls who meet the DNC’s qualifications for the October 2019 primary debates. Candidates must reach 2% in at least four national polls identified by the DNC to determine eligibility. The polls for this town hall must be released between June 28, 2019 and September 25, 2019. In addition, candidates must also meet the donor threshold outlined by the DNC for …