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Publication Date: Friday, May 17, 2019
The National Electoral Institute (Instituto Nacional Electoral, INE) will host a debate for candidates for governor for the Mexican state of Puebla this Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. central time. The debate will be live-steamed on INE-TV.
Spanish Publication Date: Thursday, January 10, 2019
La concejal María Laura Nievas presentó un proyecto de ordenanza que establece: ''la realización de un debate público preelectoral entre todos los candidatos a intendente de nuestra ciudad''. 
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
English Publication Date: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Now more than ever, debates provide voters a critical window to see the candidates discussing the most critical issues in a high-pressure situation. In today’s world of carefully crafted press releases and public appearances, the authenticity of...
Category: Pro-Debate Editorials
Date (time EST): Jun 1 2017 (All day)
Spanish Publication Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
El proyecto jujeño, que necesitaría de la modificación del Código Electoral provincial para incorporar la figura del debate público entre candidatos (a Senador/a y Gobernador/a), de manera obligatoria, se presenta hoy como una posibilidad única y...
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
Date (time EST): May 9 2017 (All day)
Nine deputy-mayors and seven mayoral candidates from six political parties took part and were asked questions on important issues relating, among other things, to local infrastructure, tourism, pollution, and waste management, in their...
Publication Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016
On November 16, the Jamaica Debates Commission (JDC) will organize a debate in preparation for local government elections on November 28. This debate will be broadcast widely on a range of media and a live stream can be found here. For more...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
If there’s anything the televised debates of the past two years in Louisiana have taught us, says Jeremy Alford, it’s that the state desperately needs to create a nonpartisan, nonprofit commission on statewide TV debates. For more information,...
Category: Debate Laws and Regulations
Date (time EST): Mar 13 2016 - 7:00pm
In Georgetown, Guyana, on March 13, 14, and 15 at 7:00 p.m. respectively the non-profit organization Merundoi will host a series of  constituency debates in advance of the March 18 local government elections.  The debates will be streamed live on...
Date (time EST): Sep 30 2015 (All day)
Debate with candidates for the position of City Mayor of Cartagena.