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

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English Publication Date: March 15, 2020 Source: USA Today Country: United States

The location of the debate was moved from Phoenix to Washington, D.C, amid concerns over the virus, and there will be no live audience.In addition, one of the original planned moderators, Jorge Ramos of Univision, stepped back from his role after...

Spanish Publication Date: March 15, 2020 Source: Página Siete Country: Bolivia

Sin duda hay muchas maneras de organizar un debate exitoso. A continuación se detalla un modelo basado en la experiencia de los debates presidenciales de varios países donde se respeta la opinión del adversario y se cuenta con moderadores o...

English Publication Date: March 12, 2020 Source: The New York Times Country: United States

The Democratic National Committee has moved Sunday’s planned presidential debate between former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Senator Bernie Sanders from Phoenix to Washington because of concerns about the coronavirus, the D.N.C....

Spanish Publication Date: March 12, 2020 Source: Univision Country: United States

El Comité Nacional Demócrata (DNC) anunció que trasladará el debate presidencial del domingo de Phoenix, Arizona, a Washington, DC, en medio de las preocupaciones sobre el coronavirus.

Spanish Publication Date: March 12, 2020 Source: FM Bolivia Country: Bolivia

La Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (UMSA) lanzó el jueves la iniciativa «Debate por Bolivia, Encuentro con el Pueblo», cuyo objetivo es fortalecer la democracia en el país y promover una cultura política de participación ciudadana informada,...

English Publication Date: March 10, 2020 Source: Politico Country: United States

The Democratic National Committee said Sunday's debate between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders in Phoenix will be held without an audience over concerns about the spreading coronavirus.

Spanish Publication Date: March 3, 2020 Source: Página Siete Country: Bolivia

Tras que el debate de los principales candidatos fracasara por segunda vez, representantes de los frentes en carrera pidieron que los “términos de los debates” sean acordados, y que ante las múltiples solicitudes, los medios hagan esfuerzos por...

Spanish Publication Date: March 3, 2020 Source: Página Siete Country: Bolivia

Tras que el debate de los principales candidatos fracasara por segunda vez, representantes de los frentes en carrera pidieron que los “términos de los debates” sean acordados, y que ante las múltiples solicitudes, los medios hagan esfuerzos por...

English Publication Date: March 1, 2020 Source: Sierra Leone Times Country: Tajikistan

No debates, however, are taking place on state TV channels. Campaign posters can be seen on the streets and candidates are holding meetings with voters in their constituencies. The parties and nominees are also using social media to reach out to...

English Publication Date: February 28, 2020 Source: How to un-break the primaries Country: United States

It may be hard to believe — does it feel as if we haven’t had a chance to see the candidates square off against each other? — but the biggest change in presidential primaries over the past decade is the dramatic reduction in the number of debates...