Presidential debates 2020


Trump sealed the deal last night

October 23, 2020 11:06 am

He moved methodically, like a battle tank, over Biden’s incontinent expostulations

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A serious debate that leaves Biden with lingering bruises

October 23, 2020 5:18 am

Will allegations of Biden family corruption ever be properly scrutinized?

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The final 2020 presidential debate — live blog

October 22, 2020 8:37 pm

With commentary from Amber Athey, Caroline McCarthy, Chadwick Moore, Freddy Gray, Kate Andrews, Matt McDonald and Stephen L. Miller


‘No fair basis’ for canceling presidential debate, says Scott Atlas

October 13, 2020 6:35 pm

‘At this point, we have to call a lie a lie’


Retire the Commission on Presidential Debates

October 9, 2020 5:38 pm

They have one job and they do it terribly

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Kamala Harris forgot who she was debating

October 8, 2020 1:12 pm

Very quickly, her attempt to paint Pence as patriarchal or belittling fell flat


COVID-positive president won’t debate online

October 8, 2020 9:29 am

Trump rejects Commission’s plan to make Miami debate virtual

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Did the VP debate change a single mind?

October 7, 2020 11:34 pm

A predictable clash between two solid professionals

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The 2020 vice presidential debate — live blog

October 7, 2020 8:15 pm

With commentary from Amber Athey, Caroline McCarthy, Dominic Green, Freddy Gray, Kate Andrews, Matt McDonald and Stephen L. Miller


Veeps shall inherit the earth

October 7, 2020 7:22 pm

Democrats will cry misogyny or possibly racism if anybody says Kamala has an annoying voice


Here’s what to expect from VP Pence at tonight’s debate

October 7, 2020 3:34 pm

Will Pence again be the yin to Trump’s yang?


Roger Stone: why Trump should skip the Miami debate

October 7, 2020 5:30 am

The Presidential Commission on Debates is a set-up


What if no one accepts the election result?

October 1, 2020 3:58 am

We could be heading for a democratic disaster

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The debate was a mud-wrestling match — and Biden won

September 30, 2020 5:54 am

The Democratic candidate’s team will be delighted

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The debate was no disaster for Biden — but Trump won

September 29, 2020 11:57 pm

Joe Biden did not drool in his shoe or utterly lose the thread of the discussion. So he exceeded expectations


Trump was his own worst enemy in the first debate

September 29, 2020 11:31 pm

The President squandered numerous opportunities to let Biden hang himself with his own words

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The first 2020 presidential debate — live blog

September 29, 2020 7:25 pm

With commentary from Amber Athey, Bridget Phetasy, Caroline McCarthy, Chadwick Moore, Dominic Green, Freddy Gray, Jacob Heilbrunn, Matt McDonald and Stephen L. Miller


Trump and Biden campaigns argue over rules hours before first debate

September 29, 2020 2:08 pm

Drug tests, ear pieces and COVID-19 deaths are allegedly all on the table

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Is Joe Biden on drugs?

September 29, 2020 11:42 am

If not, why not?


Sorry, but tonight’s Biden vs Trump debate will disappoint

September 29, 2020 8:22 am

The fight-night format almost always flatters to deceive


Which drugs should Biden take? 

September 29, 2020 4:04 am

Cockburn considers his options ahead of tonight’s debate


The Trump campaign’s best line of attack against Joe Biden

September 28, 2020 11:36 pm

Biden has built his career on being dishonest to working-class Americans


Scrap presidential debates — but not this year

September 17, 2020 11:36 am

The debates simplify, dramatize and canalize all the confusions of politics in a colossal world power into verbal boxing matches.

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Hiding Biden from tough questions hurts him more than it helps him

September 16, 2020 5:52 pm

The media’s softballs set the former VP up for a fall


What will happen in the debates?

September 11, 2020 5:46 am

A tie would be a Biden victory