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KERA North Texas
Do Fact Checks Matter?(Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderators, as
Do Fact Checks Matter?
KERA North Texas / Posted 23 hours ago
(Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderators, as well as past moderators like Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer, all in one form or another rejected the idea of umpiring the candidates' statements in real time.) In this... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Do Fact Checks Matter?(Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderators, as
Do Fact Checks Matter?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 23 hours ago
(Before the debate, Fox News' Chris Wallace, one of this year's moderators, as well as past moderators like Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer, all in one form or another rejected the idea of umpiring the candidates' statements in real time.) In this... Read more
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CBS News
Bob Schieffer grills Trump surrogate: "Can you admit you have no evidence?" September 26, 2016, 7:48 PM|CBS News political contributor Bob Schieffer gril
Bob Schieffer grills Trump surrogate: "Can you admit you have no evidence?"
CBS News / Posted yesterday
September 26, 2016, 7:48 PM|CBS News political contributor Bob Schieffer grilled Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge, a Donald Trump surrogate, on her use of anecdotal... Read more
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USA Today
Trump pulled off presidential: James RobbinsClinton would want to make an issue of facts. But there was certainly no shorta
Trump pulled off presidential: James Robbins
USA Today / Posted yesterday
Clinton would want to make an issue of facts. But there was certainly no shortage of checking. Veteran debate moderator Bob Schieffer said that “the chief fact-checkers are the candidates,” and Clinton and Trump agreed, vigorously challenging... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
First presidential debate anticipated by Salisbury residentsWhen you took it as a kid, it tasted disgusting but it was good for you. That m
First presidential debate anticipated by Salisbury residents
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
When you took it as a kid, it tasted disgusting but it was good for you. That may be the case with Hillary," he said. Bob Schieffer, a Republican, said he backs Trump and thinks the businessman needs to provide more detailed information on his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Where to Watch the Presidential Debate: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Square Off Tonightlead CBS News’ live primetime coverage at 9 p.m. ET. Nancy Cordes and Major Gar
Where to Watch the Presidential Debate: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Square Off Tonight
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
lead CBS News’ live primetime coverage at 9 p.m. ET. Nancy Cordes and Major Garrett will provide additional coverage while Bob Schieffer, who moderated presidential debates in 2004, 2008 and 2012, will provide commentary. Fox News will present... Read more
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Fortune
Why Fact Checking Is the Media's Job Whether It's During a Debate or NotWhy whine for the moderators to intervene when she can just do it? Long-time C
Why Fact Checking Is the Media's Job Whether It's During a Debate or Not
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Why whine for the moderators to intervene when she can just do it? Long-time CBS News anchor and debate moderator Bob Schieffer told Politico the most important job of a moderator is to ensure that the debate stays on track and that each... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Monday's Debate Latest In History Of (Sometimes) Memorable Encountersnot the moderators job to say, 'hey, Candidate A, that's not what you said last
Monday's Debate Latest In History Of (Sometimes) Memorable Encounters
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
not the moderators job to say, 'hey, Candidate A, that's not what you said last week.' That's for Candidate B to do." Bob Schieffer agrees. The former CBS News anchor moderated three presidential debates. At a panel discussion at the... Read more
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WA Today
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bringFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bring
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Canberra Times
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bringFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bring
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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The Young Witness
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Western Advocate
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Kiama Independent
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Manning River Times
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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The North West Star
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Daily Liberal
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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The Border Mail
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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CBS Denver
CBS4 Analyst: Trump Has Opportunity To Capitalize In Monday's Debatecampaign says it did not invite Flowers and the Commission on Presidential Deba
CBS4 Analyst: Trump Has Opportunity To Capitalize In Monday's Debate
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
campaign says it did not invite Flowers and the Commission on Presidential Debates says it would “frown” on Cuban being in the front row. CBS News Bob Schieffer said the squabble is “beneath the dignity of the office (the candidates) are running fo... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contestFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
US Presidential election 2016: first debate will be more like a mud wrestle than a policy contest
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Canberra Times
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bringFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bring
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bringFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bring
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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The Age
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bringFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bring
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bringFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bring
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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WA Today
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bringFlowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – t
Clinton prepares for the worst that Trump can bring
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Flowers threat, he said, was proof of Trump's resort to his favourite sport – to "dive in the sewer and go for a swim". Bob Schieffer, a former CBS news anchor and a past moderator of presidential debates, used his appearance on one of the shows... Read more
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Newsmax
Jane Pauley Will Succeed Charles Osgood as 'CBS Sunday Morning' Anchorrelatively new host at its helm as well: John Dickerson, who has been in place
Jane Pauley Will Succeed Charles Osgood as 'CBS Sunday Morning' Anchor
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
relatively new host at its helm as well: John Dickerson, who has been in place there for more than a year after succeeding Bob Schieffer. What's more, there is new competition for CBS' Sunday-morning slate. NBC earlier this year launched a retooled... Read more
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Variety
Jane Pauley Will Succeed Charles Osgood as ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ Anchorrelatively new host at its helm as well: John Dickerson, who has been in place
Jane Pauley Will Succeed Charles Osgood as ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ Anchor
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
relatively new host at its helm as well: John Dickerson, who has been in place there for more than a year after succeeding Bob Schieffer. What’s more, there is new competition for CBS’ Sunday-morning slate. NBC earlier this year launched a retooled... Read more
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The Columbian
Bernstein: Keeping debates on trackwhich in the political arena means sticking to something resembling the truth.
Bernstein: Keeping debates on track
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
which in the political arena means sticking to something resembling the truth. Former debate moderators Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer advocate something of a middle-ground policy. Moderators should give the other candidate a chance to rebut an... Read more
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Orange County Register
Will Trump stick to themes, or have to go deep?“That’s not my job. I do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It’s up
Will Trump stick to themes, or have to go deep?
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
“That’s not my job. I do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It’s up to the other person to catch them on that.” Bob Schieffer and Jim Lehrer have hosted a combined 15 presidential debates. They agreed with Wallace’s description when... Read more
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Philly.com
The Pulse:"That's not my job. I do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It's up
The Pulse:
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
"That's not my job. I do not believe it is my job to be a truth squad. It's up to the other person to catch them on that." Bob Schieffer and Jim Lehrer have hosted a combined 15 presidential debates. They agreed with Wallace's description when... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Let the debates begin, no referee requiredwhich in the political arena means sticking to something resembling the truth.
Let the debates begin, no referee required
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
which in the political arena means sticking to something resembling the truth. Former debate moderators Jim Lehrer and Bob Schieffer advocate something of a middle-ground policy. Moderators should give the other candidate a chance to rebut an... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Presidential debate expected to generate audience record and high scrutiny on moderator Lester Holtconsidered part of their primary duties. “The candidates should be the chief f
Presidential debate expected to generate audience record and high scrutiny on moderator Lester Holt
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
considered part of their primary duties. “The candidates should be the chief fact checkers,” said CBS News contributor Bob Schieffer, who was a moderator in the last three presidential cycles. “If somebody says something that’s totally wrong,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Monday's Debate Latest In History Of (Sometimes) Memorable Encountersnot the moderators job to say, 'hey, Candidate A, that's not what you said last
Monday's Debate Latest In History Of (Sometimes) Memorable Encounters
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
not the moderators job to say, 'hey, Candidate A, that's not what you said last week.' That's for Candidate B to do." Bob Schieffer agrees. The former CBS News anchor moderated three presidential debates. At a panel discussion at the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Presidential debate expected to set audience recordconsidered part of their primary duties. “The candidates should be the chief f
Presidential debate expected to set audience record
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
considered part of their primary duties. “The candidates should be the chief fact checkers,” said CBS News contributor Bob Schieffer, who was a moderator in the last three presidential cycles. “If somebody says something that’s totally wrong,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seth Meyers, Bernie Sanders, John Mina: Sunday guestsPaul Ryan, R-Wis., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. The program looks at polls fr
Seth Meyers, Bernie Sanders, John Mina: Sunday guests
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. The program looks at polls from Missouri, Virginia and Colorado, and Bob Schieffer will weigh in. John Podesta, Clinton campaign chair, and Lt. General Michael Flynn (Ret.) of the Trump... Read more
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Variety
Drone Strike: TV-News Outlets Gear Up With New Eyes in the Skywhere traditional video crews simply cannot,” noted Aaron Chimbel, an associate
Drone Strike: TV-News Outlets Gear Up With New Eyes in the Sky
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
where traditional video crews simply cannot,” noted Aaron Chimbel, an associate professor of professional practice at the Bob Schieffer College of Communication at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. That, of course, is part of their... Read more
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WA Today
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesPolitics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Politics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and the 2016 election". The panel included Bob Schieffer, former CBS news anchor and moderator of Face the Nation. I can only say that even in the Kennedy democratic... Read more
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The Age
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesPolitics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
Politics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and the 2016 election". The panel included Bob Schieffer, former CBS news anchor and moderator of Face the Nation. I can only say that even in the Kennedy democratic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesPolitics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Politics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and the 2016 election". The panel included Bob Schieffer, former CBS news anchor and moderator of Face the Nation. I can only say that even in the Kennedy democratic... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesPolitics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
Politics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and the 2016 election". The panel included Bob Schieffer, former CBS news anchor and moderator of Face the Nation. I can only say that even in the Kennedy democratic... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universitiesPolitics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and
Australia's rich and powerful need to back universities
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
Politics and Public Policy, part of Harvard on the subject "Trump, Clinton and the 2016 election". The panel included Bob Schieffer, former CBS news anchor and moderator of Face the Nation. I can only say that even in the Kennedy democratic... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Public interest should prevail in moderating debatesin the past chose wisely with seasoned and fair political reporters and analyst
Public interest should prevail in moderating debates
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
in the past chose wisely with seasoned and fair political reporters and analysts such as the retired Jim Lehrer of PBS and Bob Schieffer of CBS News, who were sole moderators. This year, three others will share the chore: Lester Holt of NBC News... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Don't Get Lauer'd: Nervous Networks Prep for Presidential Debatesthat is more important than ever because there is so much distorted and just fl
Don't Get Lauer'd: Nervous Networks Prep for Presidential Debates
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
that is more important than ever because there is so much distorted and just flat wrong information out there," says CBS' Bob Schieffer, who served as a moderator in each of the past three elections. "For example, one in five Americans... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the cand
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the candidate to explain." And veteran moderator Bob Schieffer has similar advice: "If one of them says something that is dead wrong ... the other candidate should have the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the cand
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?
KIVI Boise / Posted 7 days ago
"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the candidate to explain." And veteran moderator Bob Schieffer has similar advice: "If one of them says something that is dead wrong ... the other candidate should have the... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the cand
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the candidate to explain." And veteran moderator Bob Schieffer has similar advice: "If one of them says something that is dead wrong ... the other candidate should have the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the cand
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the candidate to explain." And veteran moderator Bob Schieffer has similar advice: "If one of them says something that is dead wrong ... the other candidate should have the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the cand
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the candidate to explain." And veteran moderator Bob Schieffer has similar advice: "If one of them says something that is dead wrong ... the other candidate should have the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the cand
Are Debate Moderators Responsible For Fact-Checking The Candidates?
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 7 days ago
"What a good journalist does is ask follow-up questions that challenge the candidate to explain." And veteran moderator Bob Schieffer has similar advice: "If one of them says something that is dead wrong ... the other candidate should have the... Read more
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