Jim Lehrer

Debate moderating: a thankless job

NEW YORK (AP) — Beneath Bob Schieffer’s Southern charm is the tough spine of someone used to dealing with politicians. The moderator of Monday’s final presidential debate will need it, because it has been open […]


Jim Lehrer: No regrets for debate moderating

NEW YORK (AP) – 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. The former PBS […]


Many watch debate; some are pleased, few are moved

By Pauline Arrillaga,AP National Writer Like so many other Americans, David Becker knew long before Wednesday night’s debate whom he’d be supporting in the presidential election. And, like so many other Americans, he tuned in […]


Colo. attack victim wants debates to address guns (video)

DENVER (AP) – A man wounded in the mass shooting at a Colorado movie theater is appearing in a nationwide television spot aimed at drawing attention to gun violence as part of the upcoming presidential […]


First-ever female debate moderator announced

(AP) – For the first time in two decades, a woman has been tapped to moderate a presidential debate. The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Monday that CNN’s Candy Crowley will moderate one of three […]



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