In a close presidential campaign, debate moderators get hammered from both sides, whether they deserve it or not. Full report …
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Jim Lehrer said Monday that he accomplished precisely what he wanted to while moderating the first presidential debate: get Mitt Romney and Barack Obama talking to each other.
Amid criticism, Jim Lehrer issued a statement Thursday defending his performance as moderator of Wednesday’s presidential debate. Details …
Jim Lehrer may be regretting his decision to come out of semi-retirement and moderate his 12th presidential debate.
For the first time in two decades, a woman has been tapped to moderate a presidential debate. CNN’s Candy Crowley will moderate one of three October debates between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney, the Commission on Presidential Debates announced Monday.
NEW YORK – Jim Lehrer says he’s retiring as a regular anchor of PBS’ “NewsHour” broadcast after 35 years. After 52 years in journalism, Lehrer said Thursday that “there comes… More