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PBS NewsHour Debates: A Special Report Previous Broadcasts

2012 - Presidential Debate (Episode #204H)

KQED 9: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Live coverage and analysis of the presidential candidates' debate. Bob Schieffer, Host of Face the Nation on CBS, moderates this debate from Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. Topic: foreign policy.
Note: KQED World (Comcast 190, DT9.3 over the air) will broadcast Democracy Now's coverage of this debate, which will include additional responses from Green Party nominee Jill Stein and Justice Party nominee Rocky Anderson, tonight - Mon 10/22 10pm-midnight.

2012 - Presidential Debate (Episode #203H)

KQED 9: Tue, Oct 16, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Live coverage and analysis of the presidential candidates' debate. Candy Crowley, CNN Chief Political Correspondent, moderates this debate, which will take the form of a town meeting from Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY. Topics: foreign and domestic policy. Citizens will ask questions of the candidates on both foreign and domestic issues. The town meeting participants will be undecided voters selected by the Gallup Organization.
Note: KQED World (Comcast 190, DT9.3 over the air) will broadcast Democracy Now's coverage of this debate, which will include additional responses from Green Party nominee Jill Stein, Justice Party nominee Rocky Anderson, and Constitution Party nominee Virgil Goode, tonight - Tues 10/16 9: 30pm-midnight.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 17, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

2012 - Vice Presidential Debate (Episode #202H)

KQED 9: Thu, Oct 11, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Live coverage and analysis of the vice presidential candidates' debate. Martha Raddatz, ABC News Chief Foreign Correspondent, moderates this debate between Joe Biden and Paul Ryan, from Centre College in Danville, KY. Topics: foreign and domestic policy.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Oct 12, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED World: Thu, Oct 11, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

2012 - Presidential Debate (Episode #201H)

KQED 9: Wed, Oct 3, 2012 -- 6:00 PM

Live coverage and analysis of the presidential candidates' debate. Jim Lehrer, Host of NewsHour on PBS, moderates this debate from the University of Denver in Denver, CO. Topic: Domestic policy.
Note: KQED World (Comcast 190, DT9.3 over the air) will broadcast Democracy Now's coverage of this debate, which will include additional responses from candidates Jill Stein of the Green Party and Rocky Anderson of the Justice Party, tonight - Wed 10/03 10pm-midnight.

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