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

United States:
English Publication Date: June 18, 2020 Source: The Hill

President Trump’s reelection campaign is seeking to wield more influence over the fall presidential debates, drafting former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani to lead an effort to push for more debates and for the campaign to have a say in who...

United States:
English Publication Date: June 18, 2020 Source: Bloomberg

Joe Biden’s campaign rejected President Donald Trump’s suggestion that the two candidates meet for four general-election debates instead of the traditional three.

English Publication Date: June 17, 2020 Source: Poland In

President Andrzej Duda and 10 other presidential candidates took part in a debate televised by public TVP. The first round of voting in the presidential election is scheduled to take place on Sunday 28 June.

United States:
English Publication Date: June 13, 2020 Source: Fox News

The Trump 2020 Campaign should push for more presidential debates than just three when it comes time for President Trump and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden to meet face-to-face, former White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said...

United States:
English Publication Date: June 12, 2020 Source: Courthouse News Service

Declining to futz with rules that determine who makes the coveted presidential debate stage, the D.C. Circuit sank a challenge Friday from the Libertarian and Green parties.

United States:
English Publication Date: 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...

United States:
English Publication Date: June 8, 2020 Source: NDWorks

The 2020 election is steeped in personal history for all three members of the Notre Dame community:  casting their first votes, Notre Dame hosting a debate and now a global pandemic. As part of the democratic process, Chaloner says he sees Notre...

Dominican Republic:
Spanish Publication Date: June 7, 2020 Source: Zona Este

El motivo por el cual fracasó el esperado debate presidencial en anteriores elecciones, se debió a que el candidato que encabezó, en cada oportunidad, la preferencia del electorado, se negó a participar en el mismo, para no poner en riesgo su...

United States:
English Publication Date: 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.

Spanish Publication Date: June 5, 2020 Source: Infobae

“Pude tener la experiencia de compartir la interpretación simultánea del debate en vivo y en directo a través de la TV Pública y streaming, donde hubo un asesor sordo, que eso es muy importante, en igualdad de condiciones, lo cual me emociona”....