Welcome to the first of the 1996 presidential debates between president bill clinton, the democratic nominee, and senator bob dole, the republican nominee this event is sponsored by the commission on presidential debates. The united states presidential election of 1996 was the 53rd quadrennial presidential election it was held on tuesday, november 5, 1996  incumbent democratic president bill clinton defeated former senate majority leader bob dole , the republican nominee. Museum of the moving image the living room candidate leaders 2, clinton, 1992 male narrator: they are a new generation of democrats, bill clinton and al gore, and they don't think the way the old democratic party did.
The united states presidential election debates were held during the 1996 presidential electionsthree debates were held between republican candidate, senate majority leader bob dole and democratic incumbent president bill clinton, the major candidates. A look at the 1996 presidential debate between bob dole and bill clinton with laura ingraham and other journalists. But in 1988, one year after the two parties established the commission on presidential debates, the league angrily refused to sponsor a debate between democratic nominee michael dukakis and vice. 1996: in the second debate between republican bob dole and clinton, dole was asked by a student whether at 73 he was too old to understand the needs of young people he replied that at his age.
The second debate, on oct 16, 1996, between president bill clinton and republican candidate, sen bob dole, was the least-watched debate in history only 363 million people tuned in 2000. Following is last night's debate in san diego between president clinton and bob dole, as transcribed by the federal document clearing house, a private transcription service the moderator was jim. First, the debates are the personal fiefdom of the two political parties pirouetting under the lofty title of the commission for presidential debates think more of the commissar for political. What does the color of a tie really. Essay the presidential debates between bill clinton and dole philip rubacha october 22, 1996 the presidential debates between democratic president william clinton and republican senator robert dole proved to be a game of dodge-ball.
Tropic aggression in the clinton-dole presidential debate 463 3 we can appeal to per locut ionar y meas ures of aggression, of cour se we mi ght say that an utteranc e is aggressive if its hearer experiences aggression that it is 'abusive' if someone feels abused, and so on. On this day in 1996, democratic president bill clinton faces his republican challenger, senator bob dole from kansas, in their first debate of that year's presidential campaign the debate. Following the first debate between president bill clinton and his republican challenger senator bob dole in 1996, i argued that this old and tired metaphor is wrong on every count so let's bury it.
United states presidential debates two debates between president bill clinton and former kansas senator bob dole: one debate between vice president al gore and. And it may have whetted audience appetite for a level of entertainment that bill clinton and bob dole can never provide at all--about the 1996 presidential debates between president clinton. Question 27: thinking now about the presidential debates held on sunday, did the debate make you more likely to vote for bob dole, more likely to vote for bill clinton, or did the debate have no.
The 1996 debate between bill clinton and bob dole scheduled for september 25 was later canceled following a decision to reduce the number of presidential debates from three to two office of public affairs. Watch saturday night live: bush-clinton-perot debate cold opening online presidential debate between george bush, bill clinton and ross perot debate between. The history of us presidential debates since 1960 in the second debate between republican bob dole and clinton, dole was asked by a student whether at 73 he was too old to understand the.
Only a month before the 1996 presidential election, president bill clinton and senator bob dole defend their opposing approaches to the united states' current issues. Clinton v dole: let the debates begin (time, october 14) -- this has been a campaign season of modest politics, with modest excitements what it got on sunday night in the first of the. The least-watched debate of all time was the second debate between clinton and his republican opponent sen bob dole in 1996, when viewership only reached 363 million typically, debate.
The most-watched presidential debate in history was the 1980 trump and clinton tracking towards television ratings record debate was the 1996 debate between bill clinton and bob dole it. Presidential candidates debate president bill clinton and former senator bob dole (r-ks) met in hartford, connecticut, for the first of two presidential debates prior to the 1996 presidential. Us presidential debate: dole and clinton - 1996 was the site for the first of two 90-minute debates between clinton and dole, both one-on-one encounters because of a bill clinton. The election was between president bill clinton of arkansas and vice president al gore of tennessee and the republican national ticket of former senator bob dole of kansas for president and former congressman and ex-cabinet secretary jack kemp of new york for vice president.