RNC Votes to Withdraw From Presidential Debates Commission 
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RNC Votes to Withdraw From Presidential Debates Commission 
2022-04-14 21:57:44
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — The Republican National Committee voted unanimously on Thursday to withdraw from the Commission on Presidential Debates, claiming the organization unfairly favored Democrat Joe Biden over incumbent Republican Donald Trump ahead of the 2020 election. The commission has organized... Read More

RNC to Require Presidential Candidates Skip Nonpartisan Commission Debates
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RNC to Require Presidential Candidates Skip Nonpartisan Commission Debates
2022-01-13 20:07:01
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — The Republican National Committee has told the Committee on Presidential Debates that it plans to require candidates pledge they will not participate in presidential debates run by the nonpartisan commission. In a letter dated Thursday, RNC Chairwoman Ronna... Read More

Trump Erupts Over Debate Moderator, Campaign Assails Topics for Final Debate
2020 Elections
Trump Erupts Over Debate Moderator, Campaign Assails Topics for Final Debate
2020-10-20 18:19:15
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is holding nothing back as he prepares to face former Vice President Joe Biden in the next -- and final -- presidential candidate debate of the 2020 election cycle. While Biden plans to take most... Read More

Second Presidential Debate On Ice As Candidates Opt for Separate Events
2020 Elections
Second Presidential Debate On Ice As Candidates Opt for Separate Events
2020-10-08 20:52:32
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - It appears the final two scheduled presidential debates of the 2020 election cycle are not going to happen. After a morning of fast-moving events, ABC News has announced that Democratic nominee Joe Biden will take part in a... Read More

Debates Commission Vows to Make Changes Ahead of Next Trump/Biden Faceoff
2020 Elections
Debates Commission Vows to Make Changes Ahead of Next Trump/Biden Faceoff
2020-09-30 18:33:38
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - The Commission on Presidential Debates said Wednesday it will consider changes to ensure the next two debates between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden don't descend into chaos. "Chaos" is among the more printable words... Read More

Trump Campaign Requests Fourth Presidential Debate, Earlier Timeline
2020 Elections
Trump Campaign Requests Fourth Presidential Debate, Earlier Timeline
2020-08-06 18:08:42
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's campaign requested a fourth presidential debate against former Vice President Joe Biden be added in early September, arguing that a number of states will already have begun sending mail-in ballots to voters before the first... Read More

Nonpartisan Commission on Presidential Debates Announces 2020 Debate Details
2020 Elections
Nonpartisan Commission on Presidential Debates Announces 2020 Debate Details
2019-10-11 18:38:48
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - The nonpartisan Commission on Presidential Debates on Friday announced the sites, dates and qualification details for three presidential debates and one vice presidential debate leading up to the 2020 general election. The sites and dates are as follows:... Read More

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