Crime fear focus at first debate

The 1980 pres­i­den­tial race between Jimmy Carterand Ronald Reagan occurred at a time when the nation’s murder rate, as reported by the FBI, was ata record high, yet nei­ther candidate […]

In debate between Clinton, Trump, moderators will be judged, too

Lehrer says the can­di­dates should fact-​​​​check each other. Alan Schroeder, a North­eastern Uni­ver­sity jour­nalism pro­fessor and author of Pres­i­den­tial Debates: Risky Busi­ness on the Cam­paign Trail, said a debate is not the ideal forum to […]