Election 2012

Report: Crowley, Lehrer, Schieffer to Moderate Presidential Debates

CNN's Crowley first woman to moderate since 1992


The Commission on Presidential Debates has decided on the moderators for this year's debates, sources confirm to POLITICO.

PBS's Jim Lehrer will host the first presidential debate on October 3 in Denver, Colo. CNN'sCandy Crowley will host the second, town-hall debate on October 16 in Hempstead, N.Y. CBS'sBob Schieffer will host the third debate on October 22 in Boca Raton, Fla.