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English Publication Date: Monday, May 6, 2019 Source: New York
One complication produced by the giant Democratic presidential field assembling for 2020 involves candidate debates. Republicans faced something similar in 2016 and decided to separate their candidates into two tiers based on polling results, with...
English Publication Date: Monday, May 6, 2019 Source: Politico
Presidential campaigns are resorting to unusual tactics to qualify for the Democratic debate stage thanks to the new donor threshold.
English Publication Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Source: The Hill
The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is in a tough spot with just 50 days to go before the first presidential primary debate.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 Source: USA Today
Blocked from participating in the lineup of official Democratic debates scheduled for the 2020 presidential cycle, the network that appeals to conservative-leaning voters has muscled its way into the process by offering candidates a valuable...
Spanish Publication Date: Friday, May 10, 2019 Source: Telemundo
El primer debate presidencial demócrata se realizará el 26 y 27 de junio en vivo desde el Adrienne Arsht Center de Miami y será trasmitido por Telemundo
English Publication Date: Friday, May 10, 2019 Source: Five Thirty Eight
On Thursday, the DNC updated its debate qualification rules to outline how it will handle tiebreakers. If more than 20 candidates qualify under the first set of debate rules, then meeting both the polling and donor requirements will become very...
English Publication Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 Source: Five Thirty Eight
This year, the DNC declared that candidates can qualify for the first two debates by earning at least 1 percent of the vote in three national or early-primary-state polls conducted by qualifying pollsters, or by receiving donations from at least 65,...
English Publication Date: Friday, April 26, 2019 Source: ABC News
In a 2015 presidential debate, Trump showed support for a widely debunked belief that vaccinations and autism are linked, claiming to know a 2-year-old girl who received the vaccine and then a week later was diagnosed with disorder.
English Publication Date: Monday, April 15, 2019 Source: Crosscut
Washington state has never been much of a hotspot for presidential politics. The reliably blue state has never hosted a Democratic presidential primary debate; it doesn’t appear Republicans have ever held a debate here, either. Local officials —...
English Publication Date: Monday, April 15, 2019 Source: San Francisco Chronicle
Washington state Democrats are making a push for the third presidential primary debate to be held in Seattle. The state party announced Monday that it is asking Washingtonians to sign a public petition to the Democratic National Committee.