HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » General Discussion (Forum) » 2012 Presidential Debate ...

Fri Sep 7, 2012, 03:57 AM

2012 Presidential Debate Schedule

The dates and venues have been announced for the 2012 Presidential debates between President Obama and Mitt Romney. The date for the Vice Presidential debate has also been announced.

Tickets for the 2012 general election debates are controlled by the Commission on Presidential Debates and are extremely limited since the debates are primarily produced for television. The majority of tickets are distributed to host university students and faculty through a lottery system with the remaining tickets going to friends and families of the campaigns and the media. Please contact the individual colleges hosting the debates for specific ticketing information.

All debates will be streamed live online

October 3, 2012
Topic: Domestic policy
Air Time: 9:00-10:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Location: University of Denver in Denver, Colorado
Sponsor: Commission on Presidential Debates
Participants: President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney
Moderator: Jim Lehrer (Host of NewsHour on PBS)
The debate will focus on domestic policy and be divided into six time segments of approximately 15 minutes each on topics to be selected by the moderator and announced several weeks before the debate.

The moderator will open each segment with a question, after which each candidate will have two minutes to respond. The moderator will use the balance of the time in the segment for a discussion of the topic.

More: http://www.2012presidentialelectionnews.com/2012-debate-schedule/2012-presidential-debate-schedule/?wpmp_switcher=mobile

Let's get ready to rumble!!!!

1 replies, 3381 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 1 replies Author Time Post
Reply 2012 Presidential Debate Schedule (Original post)
Ichingcarpenter Sep 2012 OP
Victor_c3 Sep 2012 #1

Response to Ichingcarpenter (Original post)

Fri Sep 7, 2012, 06:05 AM

1. I can't wait for the debates

Obams is going to trounce Romney.

It will be painfully obvious that the Republicans, at best, only have half-assed plans and no clue what they are talking about.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread