Good Read | White men dominate moderator seats in this year’s biggest debates
The journalists questioning candidates in this fall’s biggest campaign debates are overwhelmingly white men, according to an msnbc analysis of the nation’s most contested Senate and gubernatorial races. In the closest senate races, 7 out of 10 of debate moderators and panelists were men, while 92% were white. In the closest gubernatorial campaigns, 7 out of 10 debate moderators and panelists were men, while 79% were white. [bolding is ours]
Thanks for tip, Krystal Ball!