“President Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter meet at the Walnut Street Theater in Philadelphia to debate domestic policy during the first of the three Ford-Carter Debates.” David Hume Kennerly, public domain, via Wikimedia Commons (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carter_and_Ford_in_a_debate,_September_23,_1976.jpg) 

Acquisition Date: October 12, 2020

Date Last Updated: September 18, 2020

Source: How Stuff Works

Description: A look into the history and logistics of American presidential debates

Questions to Consider:

  • What surprised you about this article? What did you already know?
  • How do presidential debates compare to other debates you’re aware of?

Link: https://people.howstuffworks.com/debate.htm