Presidential Debate

Second Tier Debate Proof These Four Don’t Belong

The Republican presidential debate on CNBC began much like the previous two: an undercard presentation by four candidates who wanted to be taken seriously but weren’t. Sen. Lindsey Graham, former Gov. George Pataki, Governor Bobby Jindal and former Sen. Rick Santorum took the stage at the first hour ready to lay out their plan and try to differentiate themselves from candidates who would not be…

Underestimate Fiorina At Your Own Peril, Former Colleague Says

Republican candidates better take Carly Fiorina seriously, or they may regret it. That’s what a former Hewlett-Packard colleague is saying as the former HP CEO prepares for her first debate on the national stage against the top tier candidates. Bill Mutell, former senior vice president of HP, recently told the Associated Press that Fiorina’s time at the computer giant was an experience like none other….

CNN Debate Has A New Guest: Carly Fiorina

New GOP debate rules will allow Carly Fiorina to join the stage for September 16 debate. CNN has changed its criteria for its upcoming Republican presidenatial debate allowing for former HP executive Carly Fiorina to take the primetime stage. Tuesday’s announcement comes on the heels of Fiorina arguing that CNN’s older criteria, which took the placement of the top 10 candidates from polls conducted weeks…