Des Moines Register Presidential Candidates Debate (Republicans)
Saturday Jan. 15, 2000 at Iowa Public Television in Johnston. 1:00-2:30 p.m. (CST).
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|Media||Sponsored by: The Des Moines Register.
Candidates: Gary Bauer, George W. Bush, Steve Forbes, Orrin Hatch, Alan Keyes, John McCain.
Moderator: Dennis Ryerson, editor of the Register.
Audience: Guests of the newspaper including members of the Register's Reader Advisory Council. A limited number of tickets distributed to the campaigns.
Format: Introduction by moderator Dennis Ryerson. Opening statements. Moderator Dennis Ryerson asks questions selected from more than 200 questions e-mailed, faxed and mailed to the newspaper by Iowa residents. Community college students pose a couple of questions. Candidates question each other. Closing statements.
live on Iowa Public Television, CNN, C-SPAN and Fox News.