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

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

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...

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

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 Country: Poland

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.

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

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...

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

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.

English Publication Date: June 12, 2020 Source: Bloomberg Law Country: United States

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: June 8, 2020 Source: NDWorks Country: United States

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...

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

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...

English Publication Date: June 6, 2020 Source: NBC Sports Country: United States

...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: June 5, 2020 Source: NY1 Country: United States

It was a furious face-off between the national standard-bearer of the progressive movement and her more moderate Democratic challenger.