WASHINGTON — Democrats clashed over banking reform Tuesday night during the party's first primary debate, underscoring the sharp divide with GOP candidates on Wall Street issues.

While Republicans have so far focused on repealing or drastically revising the Dodd-Frank Act — to the extent the issue has been raised at all — Democrats are concentrating their efforts on where financial reform needs to be pushed further.

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