|Apr 1, 2011||CPD Announces 2012 Debate Host Applicants|
|Jan 3, 2011||2012 Site Selection Guidelines|
|Sep 24, 2008||Statement by Commission on Presidential Debates.|
|Sep 21, 2008||Commission on Presidential Debates Hails 2008 Formats as "Historic Breakthrough"|
|Sep 18, 2008||COMMISSION ON PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES AND WEBMD TO PARTNER|
The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) was established in 1987 to ensure that debates, as a permanent part of every general election, provide the best possible information to viewers and listeners. Its primary purpose is to sponsor and produce debates for the United States presidential and vice presidential candidates and to undertake research and educational activities relating to the debates. The organization, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan , 501(c)(3) corporation, sponsored all the presidential debates in 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008.