Recent News and Analysis

This page highlights recent news and analysis on candidate debates from the international press.

*Articles do not represent the views of NDI.

French Publication Date: October 11, 2017 Source: RTL Country: France

L'échec de Marine Le Pen lors du débat de l'entre-deux-tours de l'élection présidentielle fragilise toujours le Front national, à l'image du récent départ de Florian Philippot.

English Publication Date: October 11, 2017 Source: AM New York Country: United States

New York City’s first mayoral debate ahead of the Nov. 7 election devolved into a circuslike spectacle Tuesday night, with the three leading candidates talking over one another, the audience jeering invectives and Mayor Bill de Blasio’s chief...

Spanish Publication Date: October 10, 2017 Source: El País Country: Honduras

El objetivo del evento “De fren­te: elecciones generales 2017, con­versando con los candidatos pre­sidenciales”, es “fortalecer la de­mocracia hondureña. 

English Publication Date: October 10, 2017 Source: AM New York Country: United States

Hundreds of questions on housing, the environment, crime and more have been submitted by the public for Tuesday’s mayoral debate.

Spanish Publication Date: October 9, 2017 Source: Entorno Inteligente Country: Argentina

El primer candidato a senador nacional de 1País, Sergio Massa, reconoció "el esfuerzo" de la gestión de la gobernadora bonaerense María Eugenia Vidal en su lucha contra el narcotráfico y reclamó que se realice un debate televisivo en la...

English Publication Date: October 9, 2017 Source: Journal Sentinel Country: United States

Taking the same stage for the first time, the crowded field of Democratic candidates for governor called for expanding the state's health care program for the needy.

English Publication Date: October 8, 2017 Source: The Japan Times Country: Japan

Attending a nationally televised debate with the leaders of several other political parties, Abe sought to drum up public support for his controversial decision last month to dissolve Lower House and call the Oct. 22 snap poll.

English Publication Date: October 8, 2017 Source: Reuters Country: Japan

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said her new party aims to offer voters a “middle of the fairway” choice, seeking to differentiate her group from ruling, conservative Liberal Democratic Party and smaller, left-leaning opposition parties.

Spanish Publication Date: October 6, 2017 Source: Cooperativa Country: Chile

La Asociación Nacional de Televisión (Anatel) reunió a representantes de los ocho candidatos presidenciales para abordar distintos aspectos del debate que se realizará el lunes 6 de noviembre a las 22:00 horas.

English Publication Date: October 4, 2017 Source: The Washington Post Country: Liberia

In landmark elections slated for Oct. 10, Liberians will vote in the country’s third postwar presidential and legislative races.

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