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#Presidential debate

# presidential-debate - Friday 23 October, 2020

'I'm the least racist person in this room': The key moments and takeaways from the US presidential debate
# Trump V Biden
# Trump V Biden

'I'm the least racist person in this room': The key moments and takeaways from the US presidential debate

Oct 23rd 2020, 6:20 AM 56,340 Views 73 Comments

The flow was better but the insults were still flying.

# presidential-debate - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Microphones to be muted in US presidential debate to stop interruptions
# Presidential Debate
# Presidential Debate

Microphones to be muted in US presidential debate to stop interruptions

Oct 20th 2020, 6:57 AM 26,310 Views 86 Comments

Each candidate will be allotted two minutes to answer the moderator’s questions, during which time the other man’s mic will be shut off.

# presidential-debate - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Biden releases latest tax returns hours before Trump debate
# Presidential Debate
# Presidential Debate

Biden releases latest tax returns hours before Trump debate

Sep 29th 2020, 10:28 PM 32,315 Views 58 Comments

The former vice president and his wife Jill Biden, an educator, paid $299,346 (€255,000) in federal income taxes for 2019

Poll: Are you planning on watching the Biden-Trump election debate live?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you planning on watching the Biden-Trump election debate live?

Sep 29th 2020, 9:45 AM 47,617 Views 90 Comments

Will you stay up to watch Joe Biden debate US President Donald Trump?

# presidential-debate - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

RTÉ Áras debate heckler says she filled in audience form accurately to get on the show
# Claire Byrne Show
# Claire Byrne Show

RTÉ Áras debate heckler says she filled in audience form accurately to get on the show

Oct 16th 2018, 6:30 PM 54,056 Views 0 Comments

Norma Burke, AKA, Bunty Twuntingdon McFluff, said she had a “Jennifer Lawrence moment” as she tried to leave the audience.

# presidential-debate - Monday 15 October, 2018

Sinn Féin's Liadh Ní Riada says she would wear a poppy as president
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Sinn Féin's Liadh Ní Riada says she would wear a poppy as president

Updated Oct 15th 2018, 11:59 PM 38,635 Views 95 Comments

The Sinn Féin candidate’s answer was greeted with applause, at the first TV debate.

# presidential-debate - Friday 9 February, 2018

Fresh faces can breathe new life into a heated rivalry that resumes this weekend
# Presidential Debate
From The42
# Presidential Debate

Fresh faces can breathe new life into a heated rivalry that resumes this weekend

Feb 9th 2018, 7:00 AM 5,702 Views 6 Comments

The League of Ireland season is almost upon us, with Dundalk and Cork City meeting in the curtain-raiser.

# presidential-debate - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

'Are you really going to scrap the euro?' Le Pen clashes with rivals in first presidential debate
# LOCKING HORNS
# LOCKING HORNS

'Are you really going to scrap the euro?' Le Pen clashes with rivals in first presidential debate

Apr 5th 2017, 7:38 AM 16,095 Views 40 Comments

The chaotic debate featured 11 presidential hopefuls.

# presidential-debate - Thursday 20 October, 2016

"We've got some bad hombres in America" - the seven biggest moments from Trump v Clinton III
# Presidential Debate
# Presidential Debate

"We've got some bad hombres in America" - the seven biggest moments from Trump v Clinton III

Oct 20th 2016, 4:48 AM 48,446 Views 134 Comments

This is what went on in a feisty affair.

# presidential-debate - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Donald Trump has launched an attack on Hillary Clinton over her links to Denis O'Brien
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

Donald Trump has launched an attack on Hillary Clinton over her links to Denis O'Brien

Sep 29th 2016, 7:30 AM 55,345 Views 173 Comments

Denis O’Brien has found himself in the middle of the US presidential battle.

# presidential-debate - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

19 tweets and memes that will completely sum up last night's debate for you
# Debate Night
From The Daily Edge
# Debate Night

19 tweets and memes that will completely sum up last night's debate for you

Sep 27th 2016, 8:01 AM 11,822 Views 0 Comments

Didn’t manage to stay up? Here’s what you missed.

# presidential-debate - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Trump voices his support for transgender people in bathroom law row
# Weighing In
# Weighing In

Trump voices his support for transgender people in bathroom law row

Apr 21st 2016, 9:31 PM 18,264 Views 58 Comments

He said that transgender people should be able to use whichever bathroom they choose.

# presidential-debate - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Seán Gallagher issues legal proceedings against RTÉ over Frontline debate
# Frontline
# Frontline

Seán Gallagher issues legal proceedings against RTÉ over Frontline debate

Jan 6th 2013, 10:51 AM 14,118 Views 124 Comments

The former Irish presidential candidate’s solicitor said the debate had “dramatic and extremely serious consequences” for Gallagher.

# presidential-debate - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Column: The Frontline debacle shows we need an independent debates commission
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Frontline debacle shows we need an independent debates commission

Dec 9th 2012, 8:15 AM 27 Views 44 Comments

TV debates are important – and proper independent oversight would help build trust in our elections, writes Michael Moynihan TD.

# presidential-debate - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Watchdog asks RTÉ to publish Frontline document to highlight editorial failings
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

Watchdog asks RTÉ to publish Frontline document to highlight editorial failings

Nov 22nd 2012, 1:16 PM 2,178 Views 3 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said it would not be instigating an investigation into the programmes Presidential Debate in 2011.

# presidential-debate - Monday 22 October, 2012

Obama, Romney gear up for final presidential debate on foreign policy
# US 2012
# US 2012

Obama, Romney gear up for final presidential debate on foreign policy

Oct 22nd 2012, 9:06 AM 2,968 Views 15 Comments

The candidates spent their weekend swatting up on foreign policy with the latest poll putting them both at 47 per cent.

# presidential-debate - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Observers give Romney the victory in first US presidential debate
# US 2012
# US 2012

Observers give Romney the victory in first US presidential debate

Oct 4th 2012, 8:07 AM 7,882 Views 65 Comments

Straw polls show two-thirds of people saying Mitt Romney beat Barack Obama – the highest post-debate record ever.

VIDEO: Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney in the first US presidential debate
# US 2012
# US 2012

VIDEO: Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney in the first US presidential debate

Oct 4th 2012, 7:35 AM 7,654 Views 35 Comments

The US President and his Republican rival went head-to-head at the University of Denver last night.

# presidential-debate - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

The Evening Fix...now with added animal rescue
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added animal rescue

Oct 3rd 2012, 7:50 PM 9,228 Views 2 Comments

The things we learned, loved and shared today.

# presidential-debate - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision
# Tweetgate
# Tweetgate

BAI: No reason to review Frontline presidential debate decision

Mar 13th 2012, 7:43 PM 1,799 Views 14 Comments

The BAI also said it had passed on a recommendation on how to deal with RTE’s Prime Time Investigates programme which made allegations against Father Kevin Reynolds.

Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Cabinet will not order review of Frontline programme - Kenny

Mar 13th 2012, 4:27 PM 1,466 Views 28 Comments

Enda Kenny says any independent review of RTÉ’s Frontline programme is a matter for the BAI and not the cabinet.

BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry
# Frontline
# Frontline

BAI, Cabinet to discuss Gallagher demands for Frontline inquiry

Mar 13th 2012, 8:06 AM 1,198 Views 26 Comments

The cabinet, and a meeting of the Broadcasting Authority, will examine claims that RTÉ suggested audience questions.

# presidential-debate - Monday 12 March, 2012

RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review
# Frontline
# Frontline

RTÉ invites former UTV chief to assist in editorial review

Mar 12th 2012, 8:23 PM 2,997 Views 29 Comments

The national broadcaster has outlined the numerous actions it is taking in connection with last October’s controversial Frontline debate.

Poll: Do we need a public inquiry into the RTÉ Frontline debate?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do we need a public inquiry into the RTÉ Frontline debate?

Mar 12th 2012, 10:04 AM 5,960 Views 135 Comments

There have been calls for a further inquiry over claims that an audience member was encouraged to ask a hostile question. So what do you think?

Fianna Fáil call for inquiry over RTÉ Frontline debate
# Frontline
# Frontline

Fianna Fáil call for inquiry over RTÉ Frontline debate

Mar 12th 2012, 8:52 AM 1,372 Views 30 Comments

The party said an independent investigator should be appointed, after new claims emerged over the treatment of Seán Gallagher.

# presidential-debate - Sunday 11 March, 2012

McGuinness blames Gallagher's undoing on 'lack of credibility' - and not RTÉ
# Frontline
# Frontline

McGuinness blames Gallagher's undoing on 'lack of credibility' - and not RTÉ

Mar 11th 2012, 8:47 PM 6,715 Views 71 Comments

Commentators and candidates should respect the democratic decision of the electorate, said the Sinn Féin politician.

Further regulatory process over Gallagher complaint is 'not a matter for RTÉ to decide or influence'
# Frontline
# Frontline

Further regulatory process over Gallagher complaint is 'not a matter for RTÉ to decide or influence'

Mar 11th 2012, 3:42 PM 3,069 Views 39 Comments

The national broadcaster has responded to an earlier statement made by lawyers for presidential candidate Seán Gallagher calling for a public inquiry into last year’s controversial Frontline debate.

Seán Gallagher calls for inquiry over new RTÉ Frontline claims
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Seán Gallagher calls for inquiry over new RTÉ Frontline claims

Mar 11th 2012, 12:05 PM 4,631 Views 61 Comments

Gallagher also said he is considering legal action after new reports emerged over the controversial presidential debate.

# presidential-debate - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Column: BAI report does not close file on That Tweet
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: BAI report does not close file on That Tweet

Mar 8th 2012, 4:29 PM 41 Views 39 Comments

Seán Gallagher’s Áras bid may have been derailed with or without the tweet from fake McGuinness account. But the point is we need to know who was behind it, says Derek Mooney who knows all about losing a job amid a Twitter controversy…

RTÉ board to meet following BAI ruling on Frontline tweet
# Frontline
# Frontline

RTÉ board to meet following BAI ruling on Frontline tweet

Mar 8th 2012, 8:58 AM 1,539 Views 15 Comments

RTÉ chairman Tom Savage will convene the broadcaster’s board, while a Sean Gallagher spokesman doesn’t rule out legal action.

# presidential-debate - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

RTÉ director general apologises to Gallagher over Frontline 'mistakes'
# Aras11
# Aras11

RTÉ director general apologises to Gallagher over Frontline 'mistakes'

Mar 7th 2012, 5:20 PM 3,794 Views 34 Comments

Noel Curran’s apology comes on foot of the BAI’s decision to uphold Gallagher’s complaint regarding a controversial tweet referred to during an #Áras11 debate.

BAI upholds Gallagher complaint over Frontline tweet
# Aras11
# Aras11

BAI upholds Gallagher complaint over Frontline tweet

Mar 7th 2012, 3:57 PM 3,181 Views 62 Comments

However, the broadcasting authority says it found no evidence that the RTÉ programme had deliberately attempted to conceal information about the tweet.

# presidential-debate - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Watch: US presidential hopeful Romney offers rival $10,000 bet
# Wanna Bet?
# Wanna Bet?

Watch: US presidential hopeful Romney offers rival $10,000 bet

Dec 11th 2011, 3:33 PM 3,354 Views 6 Comments

Mitt Romney was challenged by Texan evangelist Rick Perry during last night’s Republican debate – and responded with a big-money offer…

# presidential-debate - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

Frontline Gallagher tweet was from fake McGuinness campaign account
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Frontline Gallagher tweet was from fake McGuinness campaign account

Oct 25th 2011, 12:48 AM 9,782 Views 78 Comments

However, it further prompted the issue of whether Gallagher collected a €5,000 donation for Fianna Fáil from a convicted fuel smuggler.

# presidential-debate - Monday 24 October, 2011

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Frontline debate
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Frontline debate

Oct 24th 2011, 9:33 PM 5,962 Views 205 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you live debate from all the presidential debates, minute by point-scoring minute. NOW: Live from RTE’s Frontline Presidential debate.

# presidential-debate - Monday 10 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Oct 10th 2011, 7:45 PM 2,139 Views 6 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: The latest in the Áras race, a beauty queen takes down a mobster, and why you should NEVER bathe with live eels…

# presidential-debate - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Vincent Browne debate
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Vincent Browne debate

Oct 4th 2011, 9:03 PM 6,780 Views 266 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you live debate from all the presidential debates, minute by point-scoring minute. NOW: Live from TV3′s Big Presidential Debate.

# presidential-debate - Friday 30 September, 2011

LIVEBLOG: The presidential candidates' Late Late Show debate
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

LIVEBLOG: The presidential candidates' Late Late Show debate

Sep 30th 2011, 9:51 PM 4,819 Views 234 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you live debate from all the presidential debates, minute by point-scoring minute. NOW: Live from RTE1′s Late Late Show.

No interview slot for David Norris on tonight's Late Late Show
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

No interview slot for David Norris on tonight's Late Late Show

Sep 30th 2011, 6:32 PM 1,601 Views 22 Comments

The Presidential debate on RTE1 tonight consists of short interviews with candidates, followed by debate among all seven – but Norris already had his Late Late interview.

# presidential-debate - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Vincent Browne to host live presidential debate in October
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Vincent Browne to host live presidential debate in October

Sep 21st 2011, 5:56 PM 1,037 Views 28 Comments

TV3 will screen a debate between all five candidates currently on the ballot paper.