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Presidential Debate Moderators


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Bob Schieffer
Bob Schieffer of CBS

Bob Schieffer of CBS has moderated two presidential debates.

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Bob Schieffer of CBS moderated an October 2008 debate between McCain and Obama on the economy and domestic policy. The debate, held at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., was watched by about 56.5 million viewers.

Schieffer was also the moderator of an October 2004 presidential debate between Bush and Kerry on domestic policy. The debate, held at Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz., was watched by 51.1 million viewers.

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