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English Publication Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Source: The Advocate
The New Orleans City Council will ask the city's tourism leaders to apply as a host city for presidential or vice-presidential debates in 2020.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 Source: Utah Policy
UtahPolicy.com has learned the Utah Debate Commission will apply to host a presidential debate in 2020. Additionally, the Commission on Presidential Debates, which organizes the major televised debates every four years, sent a representative to Utah...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Source: Red and Black
Hosted most recently by Hofstra University, Washington University and the University of Nevada — Las Vegas, the 2016 presidential debates rallied the host institutions’ local communities as American politics descended upon them. Studies of the 2016...
English Publication Date: Monday, January 7, 2019 Source: Five Thirty Eight
It might sound strange, but presidential primary debates are arguably more important than general election debates. Primary voters have weak initial preferences and can vacillate among candidates, so they can be heavily influenced by events like...
Spanish Publication Date: Friday, December 7, 2018 Source: Common Dreams
Details as small as the debate schedule matter, as was shown by the 2016 election
English Publication Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018
The governor is correct to say that his debate with Molinaro with a mess. But suggesting that therefore all debates are worthless is like arguing that Randy Macho Man Savage and The Undertaker aren't suitable ambassadors of the ancient sport of...
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
English Publication Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018 Source: Timesunion
The governor is correct to say that his debate with Molinaro with a mess. But suggesting that therefore all debates are worthless is like arguing that Randy Macho Man Savage and The Undertaker aren't suitable ambassadors of the ancient sport of...
English Publication Date: Friday, November 2, 2018 Source: ABC News
Sitting side by side, the debate was at times testy as the two candidates debated about their personal connections to the pharmaceutical industry, which is seen as an enemy in a state that has been ravaged by the opioid crisis.   
English Publication Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Source: WCVB
Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her Republican challenger, state Rep. Geoff Diehl went head to head in their final debate of the campaign.
English Publication Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Let this be the last California election in which a front-runner for governor or U.S. Senate can dictate the time, place and format of a debate. There were two reasons voters did not get a chance to watch and compare the candidate for these two high...
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials