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Debate Agreement

Debate Agreement

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MEMORANDUMOFUNDERSTANDINGThisMemorandumofUnderstandingconstitutesanagreementbetweenKerry-Edwards,'04,Inc.andBush-Cheney,'04,
Inc.
(the"campaigns")regardingtherulesthatwillgoverndebatesinwhichthecampaignsparticipatein2004.ThisagreementshallbebindingupontheBush-CheneyandKerry-Edward~Campaignsand,provideditagreestosponsorthedebatesbyexecutingthisagreementonorbeforeSeptember22,2004,upontheCommissiononPresidentialDebates(the"Commission").
1.
Number,Dates,Time,Locations,Topics
(a)PresidentialDebates
Date
LocationThursday,September30UniversityofMiamiCoralGables,FloridaFriday,October8WashingtonUniversityinSt.LouisSt.Louis,MissouriWednesday,October13ArizonaStateUniversityTempe,Arizona(b)VicePresidentialDebate
Date
LocationTuesday,October5CaseWesternReserveUniversityCleveland,Ohio(c)Eachdebateshallbeginat9p.m.,EasternDaylight
Time.
(d)Thepartiesagreethattheywillnot(1)issueanychallengesforadditionaldebates,(2)appearatanyotherdebateoradversarialforumwithany
 
otherpresidentialorvicepresidentialcandidate,or(3)acceptanytelevisionorradioairtimeoffersthatinvolveadebateformatorotherwiseinvolvethesimultaneousappearanceofmorethanonecandidate.(e)ThetopicoftheSeptember30debateshallbeforeignpolicyandhomelandsecurity.ThetopicoftheOctober13debateshallbeeconomicanddomesticpolicy.
The
October5vicepresidentialdebateandtheOctober8presidentialdebateshallnotbelimitedbytopicandshallincludeanequalnumberofquestionsrelatedtoforeignpolicyandhomelandsecurityontheonehandandeconomicanddomesticpolicyontheother.
2.Sponsorship
ThetwocampaignswillparticipateinfourdebatessponsoredbytheCommission.However,iftheCommissionfailstoexecutethisagreementonorbeforeSeptember22,2004,thetwocampaignsshalleachhavetheoptionofterminatingthisagreement,orbyagreementbetweenthem,seekingothersponsorsforsomeoralloftheproposeddebates.ThepartiesagreethattheCommission'sNonpartisanCandidateSelectionCriteriafor2004GeneralElectionDebateParticipationshallapplyindeterminingthecandidatestobeinvitedtoparticipateinthese
debates.
3.Participants
Ifoneormorecandidatesfromcampaignsotherthan
2
 
thetwo(2)signatoriesisinvitedtoparticipatepursuanttothoseSelectionCriteria,thosecandidatesshallbeincludedinthedebates,ifthosecandidatesacceptthetermsofthisagreement.Anymodificationstothisagreementmustbeagreeduponbyeachofthesignatoriestothisagreementaswellasallothercandidatesselectedtojointhedebate.
4.Moderator
(a)Eachdebatewillhaveasinglemoderator.
(b)
ThepartieshaveacceptedtheCommission'srecommendationsofthebelowlistedmoderators,providedthateachproposedmoderatorexecutesacopyofthisagreementatleastseven(7)dayspriortothe
.debatethatindividualistomoderateinorderto
evidencehisorherunderstandingandacceptanceof,andagreementto,theprovisionshereofpertainingtomoderators.Ifanyproposedmoderatorfailstoexecuteacopyofthisagreementatleastseven(7)dayspriortotheproposeddateofthedebateheorsheistomoderate,thetwocampaignswillagreeuponandselectadifferentindividualtomoderatethat
debate:i)
JimLehrerforthefirstpresidentialdebate,September30,2004attheUniversityofMiami;ii)CharlesGibsonforthesecondpresidentialdebate,October8,2004atWashingtonUniversity
inSt.Louis;

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