PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Voters in Rhode Island’s 1st Congressional District got a closer look Tuesday at Democratic candidates hoping to represent them in Washington.

live televised debate was hosted by 12 News at Rhode Island College, moderated by Target 12 Chief Investigative Reporter Tim White and 12 News Politics Editor Ted Nesi.

Candidates had a chance to make their pitch to voters and show where they stand on key issues just one week before the all-important Sept. 5 primary.

Watch the full debate above.

Behind the Scenes: RI Congressional Primary Debate