Dominican Republic:
Spanish Country: Dominican Republic Category: Formats and Rules
Ecuador:
Spanish Country: Ecuador Category: Debate Laws and Regulations

Las reformas al Código de la Democracia aprobadas por la Asamblea -y que esperan el pronunciamiento del Ejecutivo– incluyen la obligación de que los candidatos participen en debates durante la campaña de promoción.

Dominican Republic:
Spanish Country: Dominican Republic Category: Pro-Debate Editorials

Que en la lucha por el poder -a todos los niveles- sus aspirantes vayan al debate. Que planten sus ideas políticas, sus programas (de gobierno) para que el electorado los conozca “a la clara”.

United States:
English Country: United States Category: Research

“There’s this perception that debates are this great democratic tool, where voters can find out what candidates stand for and how good they really are,” says Vincent Pons, assistant professor of business administration. “But we find that debates d

United Kingdom:
English Country: United Kingdom Category: Research

The principal reason that TV debates have limited impact, according to research from Harvard Business School, is that 72% of voters make up their minds more than two months before the election – meaning few people will change their minds by the ti

United Kingdom:
English Country: United Kingdom Category: Pro-Debate Editorials

The rules of televised election debates should be run by an independent commission.

Uruguay:
Spanish Country: Uruguay Category: Debate Laws and Regulations

La Ley N° 19.827 declara la obligatoriedad de un debate entre candidatos a la Presidencia de la República.

United States:
English Country: United States Category: Moderator Scripts

In academic debate, there are two formats similar to what voters see on television. First is policy debate, which asks students to explain how they would implement a plan, by using specific arguments and facts (i.e. “How would you fund universal h

Canada:
English Country: Canada Category: Moderator Scripts

Huffington Post Canada’s Ottawa bureau chief and upcoming election debate moderator Althia Raj dined with Justin Trudeau’s best friend and disgraced former principal secretary Gerald Butts Sunday evening, a week before the official leaders’ Englis

Canada:
English Country: Canada Category: Pro-Debate Editorials

The debate becomes very important — being able to hear these leaders unscripted, pressed by moderators, pressed by one another, to respond to important questions of the day, when so much else that we hear from them comes in a more scripted form. W