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Brisbane Times
First presidential debate between Trump and Clinton also a test for Lester Holt and NBCstyle of American presidential debates, nor does everyone think it's even possi
First presidential debate between Trump and Clinton also a test for Lester Holt and NBC
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
style of American presidential debates, nor does everyone think it's even possible. Smith says while former CNN journalist Candy Crowley pulled up Mitt Romney when he erred during a debate in 2012, the task is not so simple with Trump. "It's a lot... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Debate Commission Chief: Candidates Should Fact-Check Each Otherbecause “it’s not my job to be a truth squad.” By contrast, when she was servi
Debate Commission Chief: Candidates Should Fact-Check Each Other
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 minutes ago
because “it’s not my job to be a truth squad.” By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Obama — a controversial moment that... Read more
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The Age
First presidential debate between Trump and Clinton also a test for Lester Holt and NBCstyle of American presidential debates, nor does everyone think it's even possi
First presidential debate between Trump and Clinton also a test for Lester Holt and NBC
The Age / Posted 14 minutes ago
style of American presidential debates, nor does everyone think it's even possible. Smith says while former CNN journalist Candy Crowley pulled up Mitt Romney when he erred during a debate in 2012, the task is not so simple with Trump. "It's a lot... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
First presidential debate between Trump and Clinton also a test for Lester Holt and NBCstyle of American presidential debates, nor does everyone think it's even possi
First presidential debate between Trump and Clinton also a test for Lester Holt and NBC
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 minutes ago
style of American presidential debates, nor does everyone think it's even possible. Smith says while former CNN journalist Candy Crowley pulled up Mitt Romney when he erred during a debate in 2012, the task is not so simple with Trump. "It's a lot... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause “it’s not my job to be a truth squad.” By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
because “it’s not my job to be a truth squad.” By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Obama — a controversial moment that... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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News 8000
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
News 8000 / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each otherbecause "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was servi
Debate commission chief: Candidates should fact-check each other
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 hours ago
because "it's not my job to be a truth squad." By contrast, when she was serving as a moderator in 2012 former CNN anchor Candy Crowley fact-checked a statement by Republican nominee Mitt Romney about President Barack Obama -- a controversial... Read more
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NBC News
10 presidential debates that made an impactRomney tried to take Obama to task for allegedly not called it a terrorist a ta
10 presidential debates that made an impact
NBC News / Posted 7 hours ago
Romney tried to take Obama to task for allegedly not called it a terrorist a tack. A confident Obama urged moderator Candy Crowley to "get the transcript," she eventually interjected and confirmed that the president had called the incident an... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Lester Holt's Momentsuch challenges are waged battles both journalistic and ideological. Trump thi
Lester Holt's Moment
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
such challenges are waged battles both journalistic and ideological. Trump this month unfavorably invoked the example of Candy Crowley, then with CNN, who moderated one of the presidential debates in the 2012 cycle. She stepped in when former... Read more
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CBS News
Mike Pence: Donald Trump will “speak the truth” during Monday’s debatemoderators—for Monday’s debate, that’s NBC’s Lester Holt—should not fact-check
Mike Pence: Donald Trump will “speak the truth” during Monday’s debate
CBS News / Posted 7 hours ago
moderators—for Monday’s debate, that’s NBC’s Lester Holt—should not fact-check the candidates in real time. In 2012, CNN’s Candy Crowley corrected GOP nominee Mitt Romney during that year’s town hall debate, a move for which she was panned by... Read more
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The Hill
Conway praises Holt: 'He's certainly going to be a good debate moderator'are all Democrats," he said. "It's a very unfair system." "I mean, if you’re d
Conway praises Holt: 'He's certainly going to be a good debate moderator'
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
are all Democrats," he said. "It's a very unfair system." "I mean, if you’re debating somebody and if she makes a mistake or I make a mistake ... we’ll take each other on," he said. “But I certainly don’t think you want Candy Cro... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Facts and the candidatescorrecting him will belong to the would-be president standing next to him and o
Facts and the candidates
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
correcting him will belong to the would-be president standing next to him and offering the nation an alternative to him. Candy Crowley of CNN took President Barack Obama's side over Mitt Romney in a fact dispute four years ago. All that did was... Read more
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The Hill
How Holt went from Chicago to moderating Trumpnominee says it's not the job of a moderator to ask questions, follow-up questi
How Holt went from Chicago to moderating Trump
The Hill / Posted 12 hours ago
nominee says it's not the job of a moderator to ask questions, follow-up questions and fact check on the fly. Trump cites Candy Crowley in doing so. Crowley — who has since retired from CNN — famously fact-checked Mitt Romney in 2012 by saying he... Read more
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Breitbart
Clinton Campaign Trying to Get Moderators to Fact-Check Trumpto be a fact-checker. But Lester Holt could be problematic. Holt is already dr
Clinton Campaign Trying to Get Moderators to Fact-Check Trump
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
to be a fact-checker. But Lester Holt could be problematic. Holt is already drawing scrutiny from conservatives fearing a “Candy Crowley” moment that could swing the debate. Breitbart News reported: It was originally supposed to be held at Wright... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Donald Trump to debate moderators: Don't even think about fact-checking meand if she makes a mistake, or if I make a mistake, we’ll take each other on. B
Donald Trump to debate moderators: Don't even think about fact-checking me
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
and if she makes a mistake, or if I make a mistake, we’ll take each other on. But I certainly don’t think you want Candy Crowley again. Questioner: (Snickers knowingly.) “She was wrong!” Trump: “I really don’t think you want that. That... Read more
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CBC.ca
Winner aside, it's a lose-lose for presidential debate moderatorsforum to begin on-the-spot fact-checking. It could create problems. Many Repub
Winner aside, it's a lose-lose for presidential debate moderators
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
forum to begin on-the-spot fact-checking. It could create problems. Many Republicans cried foul, for example, when CNN's Candy Crowley seemed to take the side of the president against Romney regarding a fact related to the Benghazi embassy... Read more
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Raw Story
Debate moderators won’t talk about climate change because it isn’t sexy enoughFour years ago, CNN’s Candy Crowley had the perfect opportunity to ask Presiden
Debate moderators won’t talk about climate change because it isn’t sexy enough
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Four years ago, CNN’s Candy Crowley had the perfect opportunity to ask President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney what they would do about climate change. An audience question on gas prices sparked a heated debate about energy policy and oil... Read more
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Raw Story
Five key debate moments that altered the course of American historythat Obama had not referred to the attack on the Benghazi consulate in Libya as
Five key debate moments that altered the course of American history
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
that Obama had not referred to the attack on the Benghazi consulate in Libya as an “act of terror” for two weeks, moderator Candy Crowley interjected to correct Romney’s mistake. Obama chimed in “Can you say that a little louder, Candy?” as Obama... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debatebelieved either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal mo
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debate
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
believed either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal moment in the 2012 campaign came when CNN's Candy Crowley, who was the moderator in one of the debates, contradicted Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, when he... Read more
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News Mail
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debatebelieved either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal mo
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debate
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
believed either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal moment in the 2012 campaign came when CNN's Candy Crowley, who was the moderator in one of the debates, contradicted Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, when he... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debatebelieved either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal mo
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debate
Daily Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
believed either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal moment in the 2012 campaign came when CNN's Candy Crowley, who was the moderator in one of the debates, contradicted Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, when he... Read more
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Northern Star
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debatebelieved either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal mo
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debate
Northern Star / Posted 2 days ago
believed either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal moment in the 2012 campaign came when CNN's Candy Crowley, who was the moderator in one of the debates, contradicted Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, when he... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debatebelieved either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal mo
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debate
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
believed either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal moment in the 2012 campaign came when CNN's Candy Crowley, who was the moderator in one of the debates, contradicted Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, when he... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debatebelieved either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal mo
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debate
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
believed either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal moment in the 2012 campaign came when CNN's Candy Crowley, who was the moderator in one of the debates, contradicted Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, when he... Read more
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Queensland Times
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debatebelieved either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal mo
Trump moves to ban fact checkers from Presidential debate
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
believed either candidate had said something factually incorrect. A pivotal moment in the 2012 campaign came when CNN's Candy Crowley, who was the moderator in one of the debates, contradicted Mitt Romney, the Republican nominee, when he... Read more
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NBC News
Here are some of our favorite moments from presidential debates pastWalter Mondale, Ronald Reagan found a way to use it to his advantage: A strong
Here are some of our favorite moments from presidential debates past
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Walter Mondale, Ronald Reagan found a way to use it to his advantage: A strong moderator and a quick fact check can make all the difference, as when Candy Crowley set the record straight on Romney's charge against President Obama's Benghazi rema... Read more
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The Atlantic
Which Trump Will Show Up at the Debate?willing to listen that he expects to be treated unfairly, and on Thursday morni
Which Trump Will Show Up at the Debate?
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
willing to listen that he expects to be treated unfairly, and on Thursday morning, he warned Holt that he doesn’t want “Candy Crowley again”—a reference to the 2012 debate moderator who corrected Mitt Romney in the middle of an exchange on the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Jon Stewart on How Obama Allowed Romney to Proceed into a Wallmight want wonder if, a la Wile E. Coyote and the Roadrunner, that door your op
Jon Stewart on How Obama Allowed Romney to Proceed into a Wall
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
might want wonder if, a la Wile E. Coyote and the Roadrunner, that door your opponent your door is pointing to is merely paint on a rock." And indeed, Romney got fact-checked: Moderator Candy Crowley confirmed that Obama said it was an act of ter... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump says Clinton putting 'Bobby Knight-type' pressure on moderatorapproach when overseeing the upcoming presidential debate, and brought up an in
Trump says Clinton putting 'Bobby Knight-type' pressure on moderator
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
approach when overseeing the upcoming presidential debate, and brought up an infamous debate interjection by CNN's Candy Crowley in 2012. Trump got asked by 'Fox and Friends' host Steve Doocy whether Holt should act as a 'moderator' or a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump calls for debate moderator who lets candidates ‘argue it out’or if I make a mistake, we’ll take each on,” Mr. Trump said on “Fox and Friends
Donald Trump calls for debate moderator who lets candidates ‘argue it out’
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
or if I make a mistake, we’ll take each on,” Mr. Trump said on “Fox and Friends.” “But I certainly don’t think you want Candy Crowley again.” “I really don’t think you want that. That was a very pivotal moment in that debate, and it really... Read more
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Salon.com
What Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton aren’t talking about: Policy discussion is missing from the campaignwas seized upon by cable outlets and stayed in the headlines and on newscasts f
What Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton aren’t talking about: Policy discussion is missing from the campaign
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
was seized upon by cable outlets and stayed in the headlines and on newscasts for days. Veteran CNN correspondent Candy Crowley interviewed Trump on this issue, justifying it by saying: “There comes a point where you can’t ignore... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Never #NeverTrump - Not Voting Trump Is Republican Suicidein prep school, and tortured his dog on the roof of his car. If it were a choic
Never #NeverTrump - Not Voting Trump Is Republican Suicide
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
in prep school, and tortured his dog on the roof of his car. If it were a choice between shouting down debate moderator Candy Crowley and shaming her unprofessionalism, or allowing her to hijack the debate, Romney in Ajaxian style (“nobly live,... Read more
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Hamilton News
Is the debate Hillary’s to lose?important issues and not to intervene except in regards to time restraints. Wh
Is the debate Hillary’s to lose?
Hamilton News / Posted 4 days ago
important issues and not to intervene except in regards to time restraints. What they should absolutely not do is imitate Candy Crowley of CNN when she entered a debate between President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney with a fact-check perhaps... Read more
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Raw Story
Harvard study: Policy issues nearly absent in presidential campaign coveragewas seized upon by cable outlets and stayed in the headlines and on newscasts f
Harvard study: Policy issues nearly absent in presidential campaign coverage
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
was seized upon by cable outlets and stayed in the headlines and on newscasts for days. Veteran CNN correspondent Candy Crowley interviewed Trump on this issue, justifying it by saying: “There comes a point where you can’t ignore... Read more
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The Hill
Trump, Clinton hope for 'legacy moment' at Monday's debateportray Obama as “the Other,” someone for whom “white Americans should not open
Trump, Clinton hope for 'legacy moment' at Monday's debate
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
portray Obama as “the Other,” someone for whom “white Americans should not open the door.” 2012 (Obama-Romney): Moderator Candy Crowley decided to fact-check Mitt Romney's assertion that President Obama didn't refer to the Benghazi consulate... Read more
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CNBC
5 key questions Clinton and Trump must answer at the 1st debatecommission itself. The commission needs to do better this election cycle after
5 key questions Clinton and Trump must answer at the 1st debate
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
commission itself. The commission needs to do better this election cycle after 2012's embarrassing incident where moderator Candy Crowley overstepped her bounds and fumbled a fact-check of a Mitt Romney statement. It needs to do better in light of... Read more
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