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

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Spanish Publication Date: May 10, 2019 Source: Telemundo Country: United States

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: May 9, 2019 Source: Malawi 24 Country: Malawi

The National Initiative for Civic Education Trust (NICE) in Mulanje has said the political debates the trust organized in conjunction with the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) have helped ease the tension that was there in the constituencies...

English Publication Date: May 8, 2019 Source: The Hill Country: United States

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) is in a tough spot with just 50 days to go before the first presidential primary debate.

Spanish Publication Date: May 8, 2019 Source: Informate Salta Country: Argentina

Aseguran que esto no paso antes y podrían peligrar los debates presidenciales que por la 'ley 27.337 establece la realización de dos instancias de debate presidencial obligatorio (una en la ciudad de Buenos Aires y otra en el Interior del país) y...

Spanish Publication Date: May 7, 2019 Source: La Politica Online Country: Argentina

Cristina Kirchner se niega visitar a Mauricio Macri para discutir un acuerdo de gobernabilidad, pero si ambos oficializan sus candidaturas presidenciales podrían verse las caras en dos debates, el 13 y 20 de octubre, uno en la ciudad de Buenos...

English Publication Date: May 7, 2019 Source: Malawi 24 Country: Malawi

Female shadow candidates in Chikwawa  have impressed organizers of public debates, National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Public Trust, and other  local non-governmental organisations (NGOs) implementing the 50:50 campaign in the district...

English Publication Date: May 7, 2019 Source: USA Today Country: United States

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: May 6, 2019 Source: La Voz de Tarija Country: Bolivia

Los jóvenes de Tarija se movilizaron y organizaron para crear el primer debate presidencial a nivel nacional, con cinco candidatos confirmados hasta la fecha, resulta ser un escenario idóneo para conocer las propuestas de los candidatos a...

English Publication Date: May 6, 2019 Source: Politico Country: United States

Presidential campaigns are resorting to unusual tactics to qualify for the Democratic debate stage thanks to the new donor threshold.

English Publication Date: May 6, 2019 Source: New York Country: United States

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,...