Thursday, August 22, 2019
ABC News Unveils Dem Debate Plans
ABC News has announced Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos, “World News Tonight” Anchor and Managing Editor David Muir, ABC News Correspondent Linsey Davis and Univision Anchor Jorge Ramos will moderate the Democratic Debate on Thursday, September 12 and, if necessary, Friday, September 13on the ABC Television Network and Univision.
ABC News is partnering with Univision on the third debate sanctioned by the Democratic National Committee. The debate will take place at Texas Southern University’s Health & PE Center in Houston.
If more than 10 candidates qualify under the rules, the debate will take place over two nights. For the two-night scenario ABC News in accordance with the DNC will hold a selection event on August 29 to randomly assign the candidates to each night. The format of the debate will be one minute and 15 seconds for direct responses to questions and 45 seconds for rebuttals.
Posted 2:12:00 AM