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Publication Date: Friday, May 17, 2019 Country: México

The National Electoral Institute (Instituto Nacional Electoral, INE) will host a debate for candidates for governor for the Mexican state of...

Publication Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 Country: Liberia

The Deepening Democracy Coalition (DDC), which includes the Press Union of Liberia (PUL), Liberia Media Center (LMC), Center for Transparency and Accountability in...

Publication Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 Country: Jamaica

On November 16, the Jamaica Debates Commission (JDC) will organize a debate in preparation for local government elections on November 28. This debate will be broadcast widely on a range of media and a live stream can be found ...

English Publication Date: Wednesday, July 3, 2019 Source: Bainbridge Review Country: United States

Among the losers in the Democrats’ opening presidential debate was NBC News. Faced with an unmanageable number of candidates, an awkward format,...

English Publication Date: Friday, June 28, 2019 Source: The New York Times Country: United States

NBC’s presidential debate in Miami on Thursday — seven months before the Iowa caucuses — broke the record for the biggest television audience for...

English Publication Date: Thursday, June 27, 2019 Source: The Washington Post Country: United States

Former vice president Joe Biden — who faced the most attacks from fellow candidates — walked away with the highest speaking time. Biden (13.6...