OTTAWA, April 1 /CNW/ - The Broadcasting Consortium announces names of
the moderators of the 2011 Leaders' Debates.
The English-language debate will be moderated by Steve Paikin, while
Anne-Marie Dussault and Paul Larocque will co-moderate the
The Debates will also feature involvement from the public. The two-hour
debates will be comprised of six segments. Each will begin with a
question from a Canadian that will launch a six-minute one-on-one
debate between two leaders. The segment will conclude with a debate on
that same topic open to all four leaders.
Canadians are asked to send their questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The English-language debate will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET
on Tuesday, April 12. The French-language debate will air between 8:00
p.m. and 10:00 p.m. ET on Thursday, April 14.
The Broadcasting Consortium members - CBC/Radio-Canada, CTV, Global, TVA
- will each air the debates.
About the Broadcasting Consortium
The Broadcasting Consortium is composed of Canada's largest television
networks. Its members - CBC/Radio-Canada, CTV, Global and TVA - invest
resources in a joint effort to offer Canadians Leaders' Debates in
French and English.
SOURCE BROADCASTING CONSORTIUM
For further information:
Spokesperson for the Broadcasting Consortium