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

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English Publication Date: April 19, 2019 Source: Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty Country: Ukraine

Ukraine’s two leading presidential contenders clashed in an epic stadium debate before tens of thousands of cheering supporters, hammering one another on everything from the economy and rampant corruption to the festering war against Russia-...

Spanish Publication Date: April 18, 2019 Source: El Diario Country: Spain

El anuncio de RTVE de que se ofrece para hacer un debate presidencial el próximo día 23 de abril ha provocado la reacción del PP, de Unidas Podemos y de Ciudadanos. Ambos partidos han reiterado su "compromiso" de asistir al debate organizado por...

Spanish Publication Date: April 18, 2019 Source: El Comercio Country: Peru

Más allá de las victorias y las derrotas, los debates presidenciales previos a las elecciones generales han quedado como registro de las ácidas e intensas discusiones entre García y sus rivales políticos como los ex mandatarios Alejandro Toledo,...

English Publication Date: April 18, 2019 Source: Daily Sabah Country: Ukraine

Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy and Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko Wednesday finally agreed to a debate to close a presidential campaign that has at times descended into farce. The press teams of both candidates however confirmed the pair would...

Spanish Publication Date: April 17, 2019 Source: Huffington Post Country: Spain

El candidato del Partido Popular, Pablo Casado; el de Unidas Podemos, Pablo Iglesias; y el de Ciudadanos, Albert Rivera, ya han confirmado su presencia en el debate del 23 de abril. Por su parte, Atresmedia mantiene la invitación al candidato del...

English Publication Date: April 16, 2019 Source: The Daily Beast Country: United States

Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA), whose presidential campaign has been built on prioritizing climate change above all issues, is calling on the Democratic National Committee to host a presidential candidate debate solely on that one topic.

English Publication Date: April 16, 2019 Source: Yakima Herald Country: United States

What better proving ground is there for Democratic hopefuls than to debate the issues deep in the heart of one of the reddest sectors of the state? It would be a great prep for the eventual nominee, heading into what figures to be a bruising...

Spanish Publication Date: April 16, 2019 Source: El Pais Country: Spain

La decisión de la Junta Electoral Central (JEC) de suspender el debate electoral en Atresmedia entre los cuatro principales partidos políticos con representación parlamentaria (PSOE, PP, Podemos y Ciudadanos) y al que también fue invitado Vox,...

Spanish Publication Date: April 16, 2019 Source: E-consulta Country: México

El próximo domingo 19 de mayo a las 20:00 horas en el Complejo Cultural Universitario (CCU) de la Buap se llevará a cabo el primer y único debate entre los candidatos a la gubernatura de Puebla, el cual constará de tres bloques en los que Luis...

English Publication Date: April 15, 2019 Source: San Francisco Chronicle Country: United States

Washington state Democrats are making a push for the third presidential primary debate to be held in Seattle. The state party announced Monday that it is asking Washingtonians to sign a public petition to the Democratic National Committee.