Debate Moderators Announced

by Greg Pollowitz


The Commission on Presidential Debates has decided on the moderators for this year’s debates, sources confirm to POLITICO.

PBS’s Jim Lehrer will host the first presidential debate on October 3 in Denver, Colo. CNN’s Candy Crowley will host the second, town-hall debate on October 16 in Hempstead, N.Y. CBS’s Bob Schieffer will host the third debate on October 22 in Boca Raton, Fla.

ABC’s Martha Raddatz will host the vice presidential debate on October 11 in Danville, Ky.

No Jake Tapper?