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.

Spanish Publication Date: February 13, 2018 Source: Ecuador Inmediato Country: Ecuador

El Foro Nacional Mujeres Ecuatorianas envió una carta a la presidenta del Consejo Nacional Electoral (CNE), Nubia Villacís, solicitando un debate electoral con el objetivo de "informar sobre el alcance y contenido de cada una de las preguntas...

English Publication Date: February 11, 2018 Source: The Examiner Country: Australia
English Publication Date: February 11, 2018 Source: Taipei Times Country: Taiwan

The now-common practice of televised presidential candidate debates got off to a rocky start, taking three tries and much wrangling to finally get all parties on board in 2004

English Publication Date: February 10, 2018 Source: The Orange Leader Country: United States

In the debate between the two remaining Orange County Judge candidates, Dean Crooks and Brint Carlton, they were each asked the same four questions. 

English Publication Date: February 10, 2018 Source: The Buffalo News Country: United States

Four lecterns festooned with official campaign placards were supposed to greet the faithful at Daemen College Saturday for a debate among Republican hopefuls aiming to challenge Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in November.

English Publication Date: February 10, 2018 Source: Spectrum News Country: United States

With election day nearly nine months away State Republicans have three declared candidates for Governor: Lawyer and businessman Joe Holland,  Senate Deputy Majority Leader John DeFrancisco, and former Erie County Executive Joel Giambra. Saturday...

Spanish Publication Date: February 7, 2018 Source: El Sol de México Country: México

Al formalizar la Sala Superior del TEPJF las fechas y horarios en que se llevarán a cabo los tres debates presidenciales para las elecciones 2018: 22 abril CdMx gobernada por PRD, 20 mayo, Tijuana, PAN y 12 junio Mérida misma filiación, un grupo...

Spanish Publication Date: February 6, 2018 Source: Excélsior Country: México

Además, el órgano electoral señaló que ha tomado una serie de medidas para combatir las noticias falsas y contribuir a un voto más informado

English Publication Date: February 5, 2018 Source: African Young Voices Country: Sierra Leone

Africa Young Voices (AYV) Media Empire is putting final modalities in place to hold the first of its kind presidential debate at the prestigious Bintumani Conference Center, Aberdeen in Freetown.

English Publication Date: February 4, 2018 Source: 71 Republic Country: United States

However, it is still possible that a debate between the two may not occur. Despite Smith’s firm advocacy for one to occur, Sarwark has yet to confirm his availability.