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By Steve Grove

Head of News And Politics, YouTube

On July 23, at 7 p.m. ET on CNN, you get to make political history in the first CNN/YouTube Debate. Live from Charleston, South Carolina, all eight Democratic presidential candidates on the You Choose '08 platform will answer the questions you've submitted through videos right here on YouTube. (Here's a sneak peek at what the debate set will look like, including the giant screen that will feature your videos.)

Thousands of you have submitted your questions for the Democratic contenders. You've moved yourselves into the center of the political dialogue, and the candidates for the U.S. presidency have been listening. Now they're ready to tackle your questions on LIVE television; questions like these:

We hope you'll tune in tonight (again, that's 7 p.m. ET on CNN), but in case you miss it, you'll be able to see all the debate footage right here immediately following the debate. We encourage you to continue the dialogue by responding to the candidates' answers with your videos. The world is watching.

Steve G.