In debate, Gabbard again keys on anti-war message

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) speaks to a reporter after the close of the first Democratic presidential debate in Miami on Wednesday night, June 26, 2019. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)

HONOLULU — U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard again issued her dire warning of a new war looming in the Middle East during her first national prime-time debate with nine of the other Democratic presidential candidates on Wednesday, and her campaign issued a bulletin criticizing the format of the forum even before it was over.