presidential debate

October 2, 2019 | Maryam Shahzad

John Delaney Does Not Qualify for October Democratic Debate

Former Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.) of Potomac did not qualify for the fourth Democratic presidential debate on Oct. 15 at Otterbein University in Ohio.  To qualify for the debate, candidates had to raise money from 130,000 donors and get 2 percent of support in four polls from June 28 to Oct. 1. The polls were […]

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August 28, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Delaney Does Not Qualify for September Presidential Debate

Former Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.) of Potomac has failed to qualify for the third round of Democratic presidential debates. To qualify for the debate, candidates needed to have 130,000 unique campaign donors and they needed to reach at least 2% in four qualifying polls approved by the Democratic National Committee. Delaney has reached neither. RealClearPolitics […]

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July 31, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Delaney Takes Aim at Front-Runner Candidates in CNN Debate

During the second set of Democratic primary debates on CNN, John Delaney, Maryland’s former District 6 representative, appeared to have made a name for himself. The Washington Post, CNN, Vox, and Politico all listed Delaney as one of the night’s winners because of his viral exchanges with Sens. Elizabeth Warren (Mass.) and Bernie Sanders (Vt.). […]

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December 16, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Van Hollen on Republican Presidential Debate: “A Lot of Fear-Mongering” (VIDEO)

Did you watch the Republican presidential debate last night? In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Congressman Chris Van Hollen, a Democrat, tells us what he thought.

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October 13, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Councilmembers Weigh In on Presidential Candidates (VIDEO)

It’s finally the Democrats turn to highlight the party’s presidential candidates during tonight’s Presidential Debate. Montgomery County Council members are particularly interested in what candidates have to say. Find out which candidates Councilmembers Tom Hucker, Marc Elrich and Craig Rice are looking forward to seeing tonight in this MyMCMedia Extra video.  

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October 22, 2012 | Staff Writer

What Are Viewers Looking For In A Debate? (Video)

“21 This Week” host, Casey Aiken asks his panelists Steve Kreseski and Jerry Cave about what viewers are looking for in a Presidential debate. The panel talks about the second Presidential debate and looks forward to the third and final debate on foreign policy.

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October 11, 2012 | Staff Writer

Mariana Cordier Debate Comments (Video)

Montgomery Week In Review host Don Mooers spoke with Mariana Cordier about the candidates performance in the first Presidential debate held Wednesday, October 3.

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October 8, 2012 | Staff Writer

Presidential Debate Recap (Video)

“21 This Week” host, Casey Aiken and guests Boyd Rutherford, Duchy Trachtenberg and Jerry Cave talk about their reaction to the first presidential debate. Take a look.

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October 3, 2012 | Staff Writer

Van Hollen on Presidential Debate (Video)

U.S. Congressman Chris Van Hollen (D) said he will be watching the first presidential debate from home and he may even take some notes as he is helping Vice President Joe Biden prepare for his debate later this month. Van Hollen also previews what he thinks will be the main issues of the Oct. 3 […]

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October 3, 2012 | Staff Writer

Jim Lehrer on Presidential Debates (Video)

MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke asked Jim Lehrer, tonight’s presidential debate moderator, about the importance of the presidential debates during an appearance he made in Montgomery County earlier this year. Take a listen. Lehrer is the author of “Tension City: Inside the Presidential Debates” and he was one of the presenters at the Gaithersburg Book Festival. For […]

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