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

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English Publication Date: June 23, 2019 Source: The Washington Post Country: United States

As the first Democratic presidential debate approaches, journalists know one thing: The campaign craziness will get crazier.

Spanish Publication Date: June 23, 2019 Source: Nuevo Día Country: Argentina

En medio de la ansiedad política por la conformación de las listas a diputados y senadores para competir en las elecciones nacionales, se conoció el decreto 429/2019 que reglamentó la ley 27.337 que agregó al Código Electoral Nacional el artículo...

Spanish Publication Date: June 23, 2019 Source: Infobae Country: Argentina

Para conseguir obligar al Presidente y al Vicepresidente a debatir, los diputados opositores Rafael Quispe y Wilson Santa María presentaron la primera semana de junio a la Asamblea Legislativa un proyecto de ley que ha sido hasta ahora...

English Publication Date: June 22, 2019 Source: The Washington Post Country: United States

Nearly four years after Republicans captivated the nation with a 12-debate series starring Donald Trump that paved the way for a White House win, Democrats will finally get their chance to counterprogram with their own attempt at a ratings...

English Publication Date: June 22, 2019 Source: Infobae Country: Uruguay

Todo parece encaminarse a que haya debate televisivo presidencial en las próximas elecciones en Uruguay. Luego de 25 años sin discusiones entre candidatos en un estudio de TV, en el Congreso se están ajustando cambios al proyecto de ley de...

English Publication Date: June 22, 2019 Source: Star Tribune Country: United States

Two days. Five moderators. Twenty candidates. More than 200 minutes of questions, rebuttals and jabs. 

English Publication Date: June 22, 2019 Source: The Star Tribune Country: United States

The large field and subsequent process for deciding who gets to debate whom (and when) have prompted plenty of questions. 

Spanish Publication Date: June 22, 2019 Source: Infobae Country: Uruguay

Todo parece encaminarse a que haya debate televisivo presidencial en las próximas elecciones en Uruguay. Luego de 25 años sin discusiones entre candidatos en un estudio de TV, en el Congreso se están ajustando cambios al proyecto de ley de...

Spanish Publication Date: June 22, 2019 Source: Telam Country: Argentina

Los referentes educativos que firmaron la solicitud se ponen a disposición para aportar análisis técnicos a las plataformas que se presenten y desde el Observatorio Argentinos por la Educación existe el compromiso de promover el debate al...

English Publication Date: June 22, 2019 Source: The Washington Post Country: United States

Joe Biden’s advisers have been preparing him for an onslaught. Bernie Sanders is looking to cut a clear contrast on policy. Pete Buttigieg hopes to appear as “something completely different.” And Elizabeth Warren is all but certain to arrive in...