BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – The University of Colorado in Boulder is getting ready for next month’s Republican presidential debate and there will most likely be a smaller pool of candidates on stage at the Coors Events Center.
Candidates in the top-tier of the debate must have an average of at least 3 percent in six national polls from Sept. 17 to Oct. 21. That currently leaves out Rand Paul, Bobby Jindal, Rick Santorum, George Pataki and Lindsey Graham.READ MORE: 'Your Life Does Not End Because You Have A Diagnosis': Shantel Smith Opens Up About Her Battle With Multiple Sclerosis Before 'Survivor'
The other debate will feature candidates who have 1 percent, and not all of them make that mark.READ MORE: Longmont To Consider Making Juneteenth An Official Government Holiday
The debate is scheduled for Oct. 28.MORE NEWS: Charity Vending Machines Return To 16th Street Mall For Holiday Giving Season
Democrats will get their turn in Las Vegas on Oct. 13.