Debates

French Republican Primary Hots Up as Sarkozy Fights Off Rivals

PARIS (AFP) – Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was targeted by all six of his rivals in a punchy televised debate of candidates seeking to clinch the right-wing nomination for next year’s election. In far sharper exchanges than during last month’s

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Vegas Fight Night: Third Presidential Debate Will Be Decisive

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump bounced back in the second presidential debate Sunday, hammering Democratic rival Hillary Clinton and setting up a decisive third debate at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas next Wednesday night.

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Donald Trump Wins Second Debate; CNN Says It Doesn’t Matter

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump was the clear winner of Sunday night’s second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis. However, media commentators, reacting to Trump’s win, said it would not matter.

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Second Presidential Debate: Five Questions to Expect

Here are five questions that both Trump and Clinton should expect to field, either from the moderators or — in some form — from the participants in the town hall, whose questions will be pre-screened.

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Vice Presidential Debate: Mike Pence vs. Tim Kaine Not a Fair Fight

Tuesday night’s vice presidential debate in Farmville, Virginia between Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Virginia Senator Tim Kaine is not a fair fight. Pence will dominate — while the country will worry anew about Hillary Clinton’s health, given her replacement.

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Lester Holt Asked Trump 15 Questions, Clinton 2 Questions

A close analysis of the transcript of the first presidential debate on Monday night shows that moderator Lester Holt of NBC News asked 15 questions exclusively of Republican nominee Donald Trump, and only 2 questions exclusively of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.

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Listen: Cruz Challenges Trump to One-on-One Debate

Tuesday on Mark Levin’s radio show, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), a candidate for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, reacted to the news that the GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump would not be participating in Thursday night’s debate hosted by the Fox News Channel.

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Donald Trump: Whacks Media, Waves Goodbye to Sanders

NEW YORK CITY, New York — GOP presidential candidate and real estate mogul Donald Trump said the Democrat’s frontrunner Hillary Clinton got “softballs” in terms of debate questions, and said Sen. Bernie Sanders gave up his strongest claim against Clinton.

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