This page highlights recent news and analysis on candidate debates from the international press.

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English Publication Date: September 23, 2018 Source: Sky News Country: United Kingdom

There is no fundamental reason why television leaders' debates should not now be an utterly normal feature of elections and referendums going forward.

English Publication Date: September 23, 2018 Source: Daily Post Country: Nigeria

Omisore made this known at the Governorship debate organised by Channels TV, in conjunction with National Democratic Institute in Osogbo, the Osun State capital on Sunday.

 

Spanish Publication Date: September 22, 2018 Source: Última Hora Country: El Salvador

EDH invisibiliza participación de Nayib Bukele en debate presidencial a pesar de que el secretario general de Nuevas Ideas, Federico Anliker, firmó el pasado miércoles el compromiso de participación de los candidatos presidenciales de ese partido...

Spanish Publication Date: September 22, 2018 Source: El Popular Country: Peru

El Jurado Nacional de Elecciones (JNE) organizó el gran debate a la Alcaldía de Lima y lo separó en dos partes debido a la gran cantidad de postulantes. El primero se realizará este domingo 23 de setiembre en el Centro de Convenciones de Lima, en...

English Publication Date: September 21, 2018 Source: Politico Country: United States

Their first face-to-face showdown featured disagreements on everything from guns and taxes to Donald Trump.

English Publication Date: September 20, 2018 Source: WHIO Country: United States

Democrat Richard Cordray and Republican Mike DeWine debated for one hour at the University of Dayton, exchanging barbs — about each others records as state attorney general — and ideas — about drugs, the opioid crisis and state support for Ohio’s...

Spanish Publication Date: September 20, 2018 Source: La Prensa Gráfica Country: El Salvador

Los candidatos presidenciales y representantes firmaron ayer un compromiso de participar en el "II Gran Debate Presidencial", que organizará la Asociación Salvadoreña de Radiodifusores (ASDER) en enero de 2019, con el apoyo de la Asociación de...

Spanish Publication Date: September 19, 2018 Source: Última Hora Country: El Salvador

El secretario general de Nuevas Ideas, Federico Anliker, firmó este miércoles el compromiso de participación de los candidatos presidenciales de ese partido político en el II debate televisivo que organizará la Asociación Salvadoreña de...

English Publication Date: September 17, 2018 Source: The Star Country: Canada

In an election campaign where Quebec independence is not a defining issue, party leaders held a historic English debate Monday and tried to woo roughly one million anglophones who have traditionally voted overwhelmingly for the federalist...

English Publication Date: September 17, 2018 Source: CTV News Montreal Country: Canada

Quebec's four would-be premiers sparred in their second language on Monday, making pitches in choppy English to the anglophone community in the province's first-ever televised English-language debate.