Building Bridges – The History of the Presidential Debates
October 8, 2020
This episode of Building Bridges looks at the history of televised Presidential Debates going back to the Nixon-Kennedy debates of 1960. We will drill down on the role of the moderator, the 16-year gap in the debates, and we will also look at some of the most fascinating moments in the last 60 years of televised presidential debates.
Part 1: Role of the Moderator (00:53)
Part 2: 16-year gap (11:31)
Part 3: Fascinating moments in debate history (17:19)