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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 ...

Publication Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Country: Haiti

On September 20, the Public Affairs Intervention Group (GIAP) will organize a presidential debate with the six leading candidates in the upcoming October 9 elections in Haiti. This debate will be broadcast widely on a range of media. For more...

English Publication Date: Saturday, July 28, 2018 Source: Los Angeles Times Country: United States

Typically, candidates trailing in the polls have more to gain by sparring with the leading candidate than the other way around, just as...

English Publication Date: Friday, July 27, 2018 Source: Los Angeles Time Country: United States

A perennial candidate for mayor of Key West took a phone call from God during a recent debate.

English Publication Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2018 Source: Los Angeles Times Country: United States

The candidates for California governor are debating — about how many times to debate.