How To Watch the Democratic Debate on Your Roku, Fire TV, Smart Phone, and Web!


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You can watch the debate using the CBSN Channel and Roku and Fire TV.

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If you are hopping to watch the CBS Democratic Presidential Primary Candidates Debate on Tuesday, October 13, from 8p to 11p ET we have good news for you!

You will be able to use the CBS app on your phone to stream the debate and watch it live on CBS.com. If you want to watch it on your Roku or Fire TV you have a few options to stream the debate live on your TV.

How to watch the Democratic Presidential debate on your Roku:

Sling TV

Sling TV carries CNN live with their $20 a month package. There is a free 7-day trial of Sling TV, so if you just want it for the Democratic debate you could use the 7-day trial.

Add Sling TV to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/46041/sling-tv

Channel Pear

Channel Pear is a great channel on your Roku that allows you to put live streams from around the web on your Roku. Because CNN is making a legal free feed available on their site you should be able to use Channel Pear to stream it on your Roku.

You should be able to find a CNN feed in their channel store or create your own feed by linking to the CNN feed after it goes live in the create a private channel option.

Find out how to add Channel Pear to your Roku here: https://channelpear.com/

Firefox

The Firefox channel on your Roku will allow you to cast the stream from CNN.com to your Roku.

You can learn how to cast your CNN.com stream to your Roku here: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/use-firefox-android-send-videos-your-roku

Nowhere Man

This is a great unlisted Roku Channel that takes legally free streams from websites and puts it up on their service. While you cannot manually add a feed like with Channel Pear, they will likely have the CNN feed available for you.

Find out how to add Nowhere Man to your Roku here: https://my.roku.com/account/add?channel=H9DWC

How to watch the Democratic Presidential Debate on Your Fire TV:

Sling TV

Sling TV carries CNN live with their $20 a month package. There is a free 7-day trial of Sling TV, so if you just want it for the Democratic debate you could use the 7-day trial.

You can add Sling TV to your Fire TV here: http://amzn.to/1EXyn2B

Channel Pear:

Channel Pear is a great channel on your Fire TV that allows you to put live streams from around the web on your Roku. Because CNN is making a legal free feed available on their site you should be able to use Channel Pear to stream it on your Fire TV.

You should be able to find a CNN feed in their channel store or create your own feed by linking to the CNN feed after it goes live in the create a private channel option.

You can add Channel Pear to your Fire TV here:http://amzn.to/1ZB0yey

Channel Pear with Kodi:

If you have Kodi installed on your Fire TV you can add Channel Pear to your Fire TV. Channel Pear is a great add-on that allows you to put live streams from around the web on your Kodi. Because CNN is making a legal free feed available on their site you should be able to use Channel Pear to stream it on your Kodi.

You should be able to find a CNN feed in their channel store or create your own feed by linking to the CNN feed after it goes live in the create a private channel option.

Find out how to add Channel Pear to your Fire TV here: https://channelpear.com/

Audio Coverage

Tunein Radio App:

If you are in your car or just want audio coverage of breaking news check out the TuneIn app. They have a live stream of the CNN audio feed.

Tunein also has many apps for smart TVs and boxes like Roku. You can find the right app for your devices here http://tunein.com/get-tunein/ or stream it live in your browser here: http://tunein.com/.

SiriusXM:

If you have SiriusXM Radio they will live stream both debates.

Do you have a suggestion for a way to legally watch the Democratic debate? Post it in the comments so everyone can see it!

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