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

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Spanish Publication Date: June 21, 2019 Source: Info Platense Country: Argentina

En caso de incumplir con la obligatoriedad de presentarse a los debates, el Código Electoral Nacional (ley N° 19.945) dispone como sanción el no otorgamiento de espacios de publicidad audiovisual.

Spanish Publication Date: June 21, 2019 Source: Análisis Digital Country: Argentina

La Asociación de Defensores del Pueblo de la República Argentina (Adpra) elevó una nota al presidente de la Cámara Nacional Electoral, Santiago Corcuera, en la que solicitaron la incorporación en el debate presidencial de octubre la necesidad de...

Spanish Publication Date: June 21, 2019 Source: La Voz Country: Argentina

Entre las modificaciones, el decreto del Presidente aclara que de acuerdo con lo normado en el artículo 64 del Código Electoral Nacional, la Dirección Nacional Electoral ejecutará las sanciones que le comunique la Cámara Nacional Electoral en...

English Publication Date: June 21, 2019 Source: Super News World Country: United States

Hannah Jewell talks to former Hillary Clinton adviser Philippe Reines about how to stand out on a crowded stage.

English Publication Date: June 10, 2019 Source: Reuters Country: Turkey

The televised debate, which Imamoglu had proposed prior to the March 31 vote, would be the first of its kind in Turkey at any political level since the early 2000s, when Erdogan’s AKP came to power.

English Publication Date: June 10, 2019 Source: The Hurriyet Daily News Country: Turkey

The announcement was made on June 10 by Mahir Ünal and Engin Altay, the respective deputy leaders of the AKP and CHP. The two men said they agreed on a six-article protocol for the live debate after two party leaders also provided their consent...

English Publication Date: June 10, 2019 Source: Mediaite Country: United States

The debates are two hours each on the 27th and 28th, involving a different set of 10 candidates.

English Publication Date: June 10, 2019 Source: The Washington Post Country: United States

Admit the reality that having 10 people in an hour-long or even two-hour-long debate is like speed dating for a president more than a thoughtful discussion of issues. Limit the number of participants in any debate to four, and agree that the four...

English Publication Date: June 9, 2019 Source: Tampa Bay Times Country: United States

Democratic National Committee chair Tom Perez defended the party’s decision not to hold a presidential primary debate solely focused on climate change when confronted Saturday by Florida activists demanding one.

English Publication Date: June 8, 2019 Source: New Bloom Country: Taiwan

As such, what emerged from the debate was primarily the fact that neither Lai nor Tsai’s political platforms substantially differ, it simply is that both are supported by different demographics and factions within the pan-Green camp.