Bush versus Kerry: Debating Style
Mr. Fallows talked about the past debates of George W. Bush and John Kerry, including Bush’s 1994 debate with then-Governor Ann… read more
Mr. Fallows talked about the past debates of George W. Bush and John Kerry, including Bush’s 1994 debate with then-Governor Ann Richards; John Kerry in his 1996 re-election campaign debates with then-Governor Bill Weld; George W. Bush’s 2000 presidential debates; and John Kerry’s 2004 Democratic presidential primary debates. He also responded to telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail from viewers.
Mr. Fallows is the author of “When George Meets John,” an article in the July/August 2004 Atlantic Monthly that looks at the Bush and Kerry debating styles. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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