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

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Spanish Publication Date: May 15, 2020 Source: El Litoral Country: Argentina

La Cámara Nacional Electoral invitó al ex gobernador José Antonio “Pocho” Romero Feris a participar del panel “La dinámica, estructura y metodología del debate”, enmarcado en el seminario virtual “Evaluación del primer debate presidencial...

Spanish Publication Date: May 15, 2020 Source: El Caribe Country: Dominican Republic

Presentarse ante el público, debatir, proponer sus ofertas, tratar de convencer al electorado. Así tendrán la oportunidad de “echar por el piso” resultados de encuestas no válidas.

English Publication Date: May 14, 2020 Source: The Washington Examiner Country: United States

President Trump accused the Democratic Party of using the coronavirus pandemic as an excuse to avoid having Joe Biden go up against him in the 2020 presidential debates.

Spanish Publication Date: May 5, 2020 Source: Listin Diario Country: Dominican Republic

Vinicio Castillo Semán, candidato a senador por un bloque de siete partidos que encabezan la Fuerza del Pueblo y el Partido Reformista Social Cristiano (PRSC), planteó la necesidad de un debate de los tres candidatos presidenciales, Leonel...

Spanish Publication Date: May 5, 2020 Source: El Nuevo Diario Country: Dominican Republic

Este panorama dificulta el desarrollo de la campaña electoral a las usanzas que tradicionalmente se han celebrado estos eventos cada cuatro años, por lo que me permitiré sugerir a la Junta Central Electoral, promueva un debate entre los...

Spanish Publication Date: May 5, 2020 Source: La Razón Country: Bolivia

El senador Efraín Chambi, del Movimiento Al Socialismo (MAS), anunció que solicitará a la Cámara de Diputados la reposición del proyecto de ley para que establece el debate obligatorio entre los candidatos presidenciales sobre sus programas de...

English Publication Date: May 4, 2020 Source: Cache Valley Daily Country: United States

“Safety for everyone involved will be our paramount concern,” Slighting added. “We will still adhere to all state, local and federal social distancing rules. So, we will have candidates separated by at least six feet in the studio space and we...

English Publication Date: April 28, 2020 Source: Sidney Herald Country: United States

The questions — submitted by the Montana Farmers Union — formulated around a wide variety of topics surrounding Montana such as farming, agriculture, climate change, healthcare and the economy.

English Publication Date: April 27, 2020 Source: Yellowstone Public Radio Country: United States

The Democratic and Republican gubernatorial primary candidates debated virtually Saturday on agriculture and rural issues, each facing off against their respective party members.

English Publication Date: April 23, 2020 Source: AFP Country: United States

Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, said Thursday that he is ready to debate President Donald Trump -- be it in person or on Zoom or another online platform.