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Tony: 00:04 The Democratic presidential hopefuls want the American people to choose one of them. Instead of Donald Trump in the 2020 election, the left's long-term economic agenda has taken a hit with the Republican in the White House as Trump has scaled back Obamacare passed one of the largest tax cuts in history. The result has been multiple record highs for the major stock indexes and historically low unemployment. So how will the democratic field attack the Trump economy? Here's how the front runners intend to tackle the issue. Senator Elizabeth Warren points out that wage growth has been relatively stagnant despite the economic gains on Wall Street and that the explosion in the housing costs mean that middle class workers are still getting crumbs from the table while the wealthy benefit. Meanwhile, Bernie Sanders, who has been the standard bearer for the version of democratic economic socialism that has become part of his party's orthodoxy as called for universal healthcare, the cancellation of all student debt, and jobs for everyone that wants one. Sanders economic policies would have been considered radical just a few years ago.

Tony: 01:02 But as decades long, persistence is starting to pay dividends as becomes more mainstream. Former vice president Joe Biden, the democratic's establishment choice, is currently leading the field in early polling. Biden's campaign website quoted the candidate saying, "This country wasn't built by Wall Street bankers and CEOs and hedge fund managers. It was built by the American middle class." Well, Biden's stance certainly plays to his Democratic base, he's by far the most centrist of the Democratic front-runners, and it remains to be seen whether he will uphold the same kind of rhetoric if he receives his party's nomination. Stick with TheStreet for more political coverage.

The 2-Day Democratic debates begin tonight in Miami.

No surprise, the Democratic presidential hopefuls want the American people to choose one of them instead of Donald Trump in the 2020 election. And tonight, they get to make their case.

The left's long-term economic agenda has taken a hit with a Republican in the White House as Trump has scaled back Obamacare and passed one of the largest tax cuts in history. The result has been multiple record highs for the major stock indexes and historically low unemployment.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Vice President Joe Biden are currently leading the field in early polling, and each has begun to roll out the economic policies they plan to use to combat Trump.

So how will the Democratic field attack the Trump economy? Watch the video above to find out. 

Trump Economy to Be Scrutinized in Democratic Debates