Gabbard to speak out on war during televised debate

  • Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, of Hawaii, is escorted by police officers during the 2019 California Democratic Party State Organizing Convention in San Francisco, Saturday, June 1. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
  • Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, speaks during the 2019 California Democratic Party State Organizing Convention in San Francisco, Saturday, June 1. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
  • Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii), a Democratic presidential hopeful, speaks at the She the People forum in Houston, April 24. At the forum, Democratic presidential candidates spoke directly to a crucial constituency in their party’s primaries: women of color. (Michael Starghill Jr./The New York Times)

HONOLULU — If U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s somewhat obscure presidential campaign is ever going to catch fire, this week may be the time.