Thursday, October 11, 2012
Here are details on Thursday's debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The first and only vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan is set for 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11. Check below for more information on that debate and the remaining debates leading up to Election Day. AOL will provide a live stream of the debate. TV Channels Broadcasting Live: ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and more, including CNN Espanol. Live Streaming Online: YouTube's Election Hub, AOL. Where to Watch the Debate around the Upstate: Drinking Liberally of Greenville will host a debate party beginning at 7 p.m. at Fitzpatrick's, 1565 Laurens Road, Greenville. Below is more detailed information on Thursday night's debate, as well as the schedule for upcoming debates, all of which are …
Monday, October 8, 2012
If you have a question for the candidates, submit it in the comments section below and it could be asked during the televised Oct. 16 Town Hall Presidential Debate.
If last Wednesday’s presidential debate left you with more questions than answers, here’s your chance for the presidential candidates to address the issues that most matter to you. The next presidential debate will be a town hall style meeting at Hofstra University in Long Island, where voters will ask President Obama and Mitt Romney about domestic and foreign policy. Simpsonville Patch is asking you, our readers, to participate by submitting questions for the candidates. All you have to do is post your question in the comments section below and we’ll send it to the Commission on Presidential Debates. The Commission is partnering with Patch's parent company Aol, along with Google and Yahoo, to take questions from web users across the …
Thursday, August 16, 2012
Democratic challenger throws down the gauntlet, calling for a debate against first-term incumbent Congressman Trey Gowdy.
It's a truism in politics: Challengers want debates. Incumbents? Not so much. With just 82 days left until the election, Deb Morrow, the Democratic challenger in the race for the state's 4th District congressional seat, wants a debate. And on Wednesday, she challenged first-term Congressman, Republican Trey Gowdy, to one at a press conference in Spartanburg. CLICK TO READ THE TEXT OF MORROW'S DEBATE CHALLENGE. Gowdy has been noncommittal so far. According to a report, Gowdy's office said that the congressman cannot comment until Morrow sends an official debate invitation. "He'll look at it whenever the invitation comes," Josh Dix, a spokesperson for Gowdy, told the Spartanburg Herald-Journal. Morrow claimed she has sent an invitation, by …
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Joel Sawyer, who directed Jon Huntsman's campaign before Huntsman dropped out of the race Monday morning, spoke to Patch at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center before the debate.
Joel Sawyer, director of Jon Huntsman's South Carolina campaign, spoke to Patch.com just hours after Huntsman called it quits. Sawyer discussed Huntsman's decision to drop out, Mitt Romney's lead in the polls and the future of the battle for the GOP nomination.
Monday, January 16, 2012
Join Patch editors and influential Republicans — as well as Democrats and experts — as we watch the Myrtle Beach GOP Debate.
Join us at 8 p.m. Monday for pre-debate festivities for the 9 p.m. debate on Fox.
Friday, October 28, 2011
Former Speaker of the House files paperwork to enter Palmetto State primary, challenges President Obama to series of debates.
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich stumped in Greenville on Friday, stopping at the Chick-fil-A on Pelham Road. He used the stop not only to turnover a filing check to SC GOP Chairman Chad Connelly, but also to take multiple shots at President Barack Obama. One of the jabs included a direct challenge to the president. "We've heard some talk about debates the last day or two. Let me just say the Lincoln-Douglas debates were amazingly important," Gingrich said. "Maybe the most-important collective dialogue since the Federalist Papers. They debated seven times, three hours each, with a timekeeper and no moderator." It was in that same spirit, Gingrich said, that he would ask Obama to take part in a similar series of debates. "I …