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English Publication Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Labour leader pledges to enshrine voters’ rights as he attacks ‘tawdry spectacle’ of prime minister avoiding discussion.
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015 Source: The Guardian
A future Labour government would take legal steps to ensure that live television debates become permanent features of general election campaigns, in a move to prevent politicians blocking them for their own self-interest.
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 8, 2015
Here’s a list of things that you wouldn’t want to be called if you were a party leader facing an election in 60 days’ time. Scared. Arrogant. Cynical. Hypocritical. Cowardly. Calculating. High-handed. Feeble. Duplicitous. Undemocratic. Chicken.
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 8, 2015 Source: The Guardian
Here’s a list of things that you wouldn’t want to be called if you were a party leader facing an election in 60 days’ time. Scared. Arrogant. Cynical. Hypocritical. Cowardly. Calculating. High-handed. Feeble. Duplicitous. Undemocratic. Chicken.
English Publication Date: Friday, March 6, 2015 Source: The Washington Post
American-style TV debates are a relatively new phenomena in the U.K., introduced only in 2010. They were popular, with some 22 million tuning in over the course of three debates.
English Publication Date: Thursday, March 5, 2015 Source: The Guardian
David Cameron has defended his decision not to face Ed Miliband in a head-to-head televised party leader debate ahead of the general election, after being accused of running scared.
English Publication Date: Thursday, March 5, 2015 Source: Terra
 El primer ministro británico, David Cameron, rechazó participar en debates de uno-contra-uno con el líder de la oposición, Ed Miliband, antes de la campaña para las elecciones generales.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Source: The Telegraph
David Cameron has issued an ultimatum to the broadcasters over the TV debates, saying he will only take part in one contest featuring at least seven party leaders more than a month before the election.
English Publication Date: Thursday, February 26, 2015 Source: Newsletter
The BBC has offered nothing new to break the deadlock with the DUP over its exclusion from a pre-election televised debate, the party has claimed.
English Publication Date: Thursday, February 19, 2015 Source: The Irish Times
Robinson says fact voters outside NI cannot vote for party doesn’t render its views irrelevant