Holt appeared to approach his role mostly as a facilitator of debate and discussion, disappearing from the screen for lengthy periods of time after asking a question.
Just how much fact-checking should a debate moderator do? The campaigns have put Holt, the NBC News anchor, under a lot of pressure before the debate.
The best of the worst.
In swing states across the country, Trump’s biggest fans are getting ready to hold their noses and begrudgingly support incumbent GOP senators.
"Our local police, they know a lot of who these people are. They are afraid to do anything about it because they don't want to be accused of profiling..."
"In order to be on the ballot in South Carolina, you actually have to pledge your support to the nominee, no matter who that person is. So what's the penalty for that?" Priebus said on CBS News's Face the Nation.
"Take their guns away, she doesn't want guns. Take their— and let's see what happens to her."
A new poll of adults aged 18 to 34 who live in swing states shows Clinton has made slight gains with younger voters — but still hasn't fully won over Sanders' supporters.
"She continues to remain healthy and fit to serve as president of the United States," said Clinton's personal physician.
"Matt did a tremendous job."
Johnson asked, "What is Aleppo?" in a TV interview on Thursday.
Trump told Matt Lauer Wednesday night he was against the Iraq War from the beginning and publicly warned it would destabilize the Middle East. This is untrue.
During a foreign policy forum on Wednesday night, Donald Trump argued that Vladimir Putin has been a better leader than President Obama.
Van Susteren's sudden departure was announced by the network on Tuesday.
The bureau made 58 pages, some of which are heavily redacted, publicly available on Friday.
Anderson Cooper will be the first openly gay moderator for a presidential debate.
"Are you watching the same shit I'm seeing on TV every day? Because the news media is a mess," says Peter Hamby.
Fox News on Monday filed a motion to compel arbitration in Tantaros's case.
Trump wrestling for a premium.
"I think what she's doing in terms of referencing well-known public figures, is to, kind of, I don't know, back up her claim that there was some type of playboy atmosphere," Brown told radio host Howie Carr on Tuesday.