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English Publication Date: Friday, June 26, 2020 Source: M Live
The University of Michigan has determined it’s not feasible to safely host the presidential debate that was scheduled to take place this fall in Ann Arbor, the university announced Tuesday.
News: Fact check: Trump falsely claims Biden, who has committed to the debates, is trying to get out of debatingEnglish Publication Date: Friday, June 26, 2020 Source: CNN
Trump's claim is entirely baseless. Biden has officially committed to participating in the three scheduled presidential debates -- and Biden has repeatedly said he is eager to debate Trump even if the pandemic forces them to hold the event online...
English Publication Date: Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Source: Politico
Miami Mayor Francis Suarez says he would welcome the presidential debate moving to his city in October, but he has doubts about whether it can be held with an audience because of coronavirus.
News: The debate is the thingEnglish Publication Date: Thursday, January 16, 2020 Source: Inter-Religious Council of Uganda
English Publication Date: Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Source: NPR
University President Mark Schlissel sent a letter to the Commission on Presidential Debates explaining that coronavirus concerns made the logistics too difficult for the school to pull off.
English Publication Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020 Source: The Washington Post
Cutting back or eliminating the live audience would also make it more difficult for candidates to pull stunts like Trump did in 2016
English Publication Date: Saturday, June 6, 2020 Source: NBC Sports
...But that’s not the only thing that will take away from the ratings for the NBA draft and/or the NFL game that night. The second presidential debate is scheduled for the same night, October 15.
English Publication Date: Monday, June 1, 2020 Source: CBC
A review of the 2019 federal election leaders' debates says the commission organizing them should be separated more fully from government and that the standards for participation should be reworked to avoid a repeat of the fracas around who got into...
English Publication Date: Friday, June 12, 2020 Source: Bloomberg Law
An organization aimed at promoting independent candidates for elected office failed to convince the District of Columbia Circuit that the Federal Election Commission ignored bias and partisanship in the selection process for those who may...
English Publication Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 Source: KUTV
The Utah Debate Commission (UTDC) has selected Rod Arquette, Bruce Lindsay, David Magleby, and Jennifer Napier-Pearce as event moderators.