presidential debate http://kbia.org en Debates draw MU students to nonpartisan campus watch parties http://kbia.org/post/debates-draw-mu-students-nonpartisan-campus-watch-parties <p>More than a hundred MU students gathered on campus for last night’s presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Presidential candidate and former Governor Mitt Romney.</p><p>Several MU student groups, including Tigers Against Partisan Politics, the Missouri Students Association and Associated Students at the University of Missouri, hosted the event to encourage more students to learn about politics. The groups are sponsoring the nonpartisan watch parties at each Presidential debate.</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 13:41:24 +0000 Meg Pulling 22951 at http://kbia.org Debates draw MU students to nonpartisan campus watch parties Join the NPR chat during tonight's town hall style presidential debate http://kbia.org/post/join-npr-chat-during-tonights-town-hall-style-presidential-debate <p>Tonight is the second of the scheduled presidential debates and KBIA's watching along with you. Listen to the debate on KBIA channel 2 with your <a href="http://kbia.org/get-hd-radio">HD radio</a>, stream it on <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kbia/ppr/kbia2.m3u">HD-2 online</a>, or follow along with the live chat below while you view it on TV.</p><p>NPR's veteran political blogger <a href="http://www.npr.org/people/104199172/frank-james">Frank James</a> hosts a live chat with listeners and watchers starting at 7:30PM central time.</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 22:11:45 +0000 Scott Pham 22917 at http://kbia.org Join the NPR chat during tonight's town hall style presidential debate State and local party leaders discuss first of three presidential debates http://kbia.org/post/state-and-local-party-leaders-discuss-first-three-presidential-debates <p>Missouri Democratic and Republican strategists weighed in on the campaign trail for their parties after Wednesday night's first Presidential debate. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 21:52:38 +0000 Maddie Heidenreich 22300 at http://kbia.org State and local party leaders discuss first of three presidential debates MU Presidential debate expert says Wednesday's showdown could have impact http://kbia.org/post/mu-presidential-debate-expert-says-wednesdays-showdown-could-have-impact <p>This week on the show: What to expect during Wednesday’s Presidential debate. Plus, we talk with Republican women in Boone County. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 21:44:55 +0000 Ryan Famuliner & Zach Garcia 22154 at http://kbia.org MU Presidential debate expert says Wednesday's showdown could have impact