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Donald Trump and Surrogates Heap Blame on Debate Moderator Lester Holt's Line of Questioning
Donald Trump and his team are slamming presidential debate moderator Lester Holt for not asking Hillary Clinton questions Monday night about her email controversy and potential conflicts of interest with the Clinton Foundation , among other things. “He didn't ask her about the emails at all,” Trump
To Fact-Check or Not: Campaigns Disagree on the Role of Debate Moderator
Ahead of tonight’s big showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump , there’s another ongoing discussion -- whether or not moderators should fact-check candidates during the debates. The diverging views came after Fox News' Chris Wallace , who is moderating the third and final presidential
Everything You Need to Know About the Presidential Debates
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are going to have their formal showdown Monday at the first presidential debate of the season. The debate at Hofstra University in Long Island, New York, launches the campaign into a new stage as the countdown to Election Day races on. "I think there's going to be a
Do Moderators Have An Obligation To Call Out Candidates' Lies During A Debate?
A few weeks away from the first presidential debate and is questionable back. How much the moderator is again talents chomping Clinton on the claims they've made on the campaign trapped. Now that goes back a little bit to what we're talking about and in the question is isn't there a jobs as
Presidential Debate Moderators Announced
The Commission on Presidential Debates has announced the names of the moderators of the four showdowns that are scheduled in the coming weeks. The first presidential debate will be moderated by NBC's "Nightly News" anchor Lester Holt. That will be held at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York,
5 Familiar Names (and Faces) You'll Recognize in 'Confirmation'
While there are a bevy of familiar television stars in HBO's upcoming movie "Confirmation," one of the most startling revelations is the sheer number of familiar names among the characters. The drama portrays the confirmation hearing process for Clarence Thomas and the sexual harassment allegations
The Real Frank Underwood?
Is Rep. Kevin McCarthy the real Frank Underwood? The real-life House majority whip told CNN’s Candy Crowley that he gave Kevin Spacey one of his signature lines in the Netflix hit show “House of Cards,” the main character of which is Spacey’s Frank Underwood, an...
Obama Gets A Charm School Report Card (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES THE COURTSHIP CONTINUES: President Obama’s newly initiated charm offensive with Republicans just might work as he tries to deal with sequester cuts and avert another budget showdown near the end of the month, lawmakers on Capitol Hill said over the...
PM Note: Stephanopoulos to Interview Obama, Three Trips to the Hill, Awaiting Ryan's Budget
Tomorrow: George Stephanopoulos To Interview President Barack Obama. Get the first taste at http://abcnews.com/politics and on World News at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday. The bulk will air on Good Morning America Wednesday. http://abcn.ws/13SiO85 Earlier Tuesday President Obama takes his charm offensive to
Senate Expected to Vote on Hagel Secretary of Defense Nomination
After a battle lasting nearly two months, characterized by tough interrogation and a partisan divide, lawmakers are expected to confirm President Obama's nomination of Republican Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense this afternoon. The Senate returns today after a week off from debating Hagel's