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Microphones to be muted during next presidential debate

US President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will have their microphones muted for parts of their final debate in Nashville this Thursday, to allow each candidate a block of uninterrupted time to speak.

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6:06pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Debate Commission Will Silence Microphone in Final Debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) has adopted a new rule ahead of Thursday's second and final presidential debate.

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6:02pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Debate commission says it will mute Trump, Biden while opponent talks

The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) will reportedly cut off President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden during the two minute response times allotted to their opponents for commenting on topics during Thursday's debate in Nashville.

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5:52pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Trump and Biden will have mics cut during opponent's answers in final debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates adopted new rules Monday to enforce the rules of the final matchup between President Donald Trump and former vice president Joe Biden by muting the microphones to allow two minutes of uninterrupted response from the cand…

presidential debate - MSNBC
5:49pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Trump and Biden will have mics cut during opponent's answers in final debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates adopted new rules Monday to enforce the rules of the final matchup between President Donald Trump and former vice president Joe Biden by muting the microphones to allow two minutes of uninterrupted response from the cand…

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5:49pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Commission on Presidential Debates says it will mute mics during parts of final debate

Earlier Monday, Trump campaign manager Bill Stepien called it silencing mics a "completely unacceptable" possibility.

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5:47pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Commission approves rules to mute mics at final Trump-Biden debate | TheHill

The Commission on Presidential Debates has adopted new rules muting the microphones of President...

presidential debate - The Hill
5:34pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Debate commission to mute candidates during their opponent's initial responses to prevent interruptions

Former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald Trump will have their microphones muted during portions of the second and final presidential debate on Thursday night, the Commission on Presidential Debates announced on Monday in a decision that will like…

presidential debate - CNN
5:27pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Trump and Biden will have mics cut during opponent's answers in final debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates adopted new rules Monday to enforce the rules of the final matchup between President Donald Trump and former vice president Joe Biden by muting the microphones to allow two minutes of uninterrupted response from the cand…

presidential debate - Google News
5:26pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Trump and Biden will have mics cut during opponent's answers in final debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates adopted new rules Monday to enforce the rules of the final matchup between President Donald Trump and former vice president Joe Biden by muting the microphones to allow two minutes of uninterrupted response from the cand…

presidential debate - MSNBC
5:26pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Donald Trump and Joe Biden will have to contend with a mute button at the next presidential debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates will mute microphones at the upcoming clash between US President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

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5:20pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Trump and Biden will have mics muted for part of last presidential debate

When Trump or Biden is given a chance to provide a two-minute answer to a topic, his opponent's microphone will be muted, the commission said.

presidential debate - Google News
5:10pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Presidential Debate Commission Adopts New Rules To Mute Microphones

Donald Trump and Joe Biden will have their microphones cut off while the other delivers opening answers to each debate topic.

presidential debate - The Huffington Post
4:57pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

FNC's Baier: Hunter Biden's Emails Unlikely to Be a Question at Next Presidential Debate

Anchor Bret Baier said Monday on Fox News Channel's "The Daily Briefing" that presidential debate moderator NBC News White House correspondent Kristen Welker will not ask about Hunter Biden's emails. Therefore, it will be up to President Donald Trump. | Clips

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3:34pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Trump Campaign Mgr Challenges Commission for Changing Debate Topics

President Donald Trump's campaign manager, Bill Stepien, criticized the Commission on Presidential Debates Monday for adjusting the topics.

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1:35pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Trump campaign demands change to final debate topics | TheHill

The Trump campaign is demanding that the Commission on Presidential Debates adjust the topics for...

presidential debate - The Hill
1:33pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Commission on Presidential Debates to mute microphones under new rules

President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden will have their microphones cut off in Thursday's debate while their rival delivers their opening two-minute answer to each of the debate topics.

presidential debate - The Washington Times
12:51pm PDT - October 19th, 2020

Analysis: 3 reasons why the final presidential debate (still) might not happen

On Thursday night at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden will share a debate stage for the last time before the November 3 election.

presidential debate - CNN
11:46am PDT - October 19th, 2020

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Debate prep is in full swing for Trump and Biden

The first presidential debate will be held on Tuesday.

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5:16pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Trump and Joe Biden prepare for first presidential debate in Cleveland

President Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden will take the debate stage Tuesday night in Cleveland for the first of three presidential debates. Former White House deputy chief of staff and 2012 Obama campaign manager Jim Messina joins CBSN's Elaine Quij…

presidential debate - CBS News
3:44pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

'Master': Trump lifts expectations around Biden before presidential debate

Given he is trailing Biden in the polls by an average of seven points, it is Trump who needs a thumping debate victory to give his campaign a surge of momentum.

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3:20pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Bret Baier shares his thoughts on the first presidential debate; Chris Wallace's responsibilities

'Special Report' host provides insight into President Trump, former VP Biden debate playbooks and the role FOX News' Chris Wallace will play as moderator.

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2:52pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Biden and Trump are courting YouTubers ahead of first presidential debate

For years, the political side of YouTube has been dominated by conservative creators like Ben Shapiro and Dave Rubin. Now, the Joe Biden campaign is building a coalition of progressive creators to best the Trump campaign’s digital “Death Star.”

presidential debate - The Verge
12:20pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Trump Jr. predicts Biden debate performance will be 'decent', questions former VP's 'vitality'

Joe Biden should give a "decent" performance in Tuesday's presidential debate, but his lack of campaigning raises questions about whether he would be able to keep up with the demands of the presidency, Donald Trump Jr. told “Fox & Friends” Monday.

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12:08pm PDT - September 28th, 2020

Biden fact-checking Trump at presidential debate could be a mistake, Rove says

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden could be making a strategic mistake if he attempts to act as “fact-checker” of President Trump’s positions in the upcoming debate, said Fox News contributor Karl Rove on Monday.

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11:10am PDT - September 28th, 2020