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Proposed New Debate Rule: You Cannot Mention and You Cannot Be Asked About Another Candidate

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 11.03.2015 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

The goal of giving equal time is worthy, but not if it defeats the very purpose of the debate. Admittedly the size of the field makes the effort difficult, but getting actual answers is the only way that it will be whittled down.

Jason Linkins

If The First GOP Debate Were Held Today, Who Would Be In? | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.20.2015 | Politics

As you may have heard, the first Republican debate is scheduled for Aug. 6, 2015, in Cleveland, Ohio. And everyone who's had some hand in organizing t...

Sam Stein

How Did Mitt Romney Know The Bruins Score During The GOP Debate? | Sam Stein | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It was, in the end, a minor bit of political pandering in a debate that featured its fair share. But when former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt...

Group Urges Follow Ups, Transparency For Last Debate

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After a thoroughly panned presidential debate, a wide-ranging coalition is calling on Barack Obama and John McCain to change the rules for the last pr...