|Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center in Dearborn, MI from 4:00 to 6:00 PM (ET)|
Sponsors: CNBC/MSNBC/The Wall Street Journal.
Candidates: [all 9 of the major announced candidates].
Moderators: CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and MSNBC's Chris Matthews.
Broadcast: Live on CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, at 4 PM ET and re-broadcast later that evening on MSNBC at 9 PM ET.
Background: The first Republican Presidential debate of the 2008 campaign focusing on economic issues.
Additional Notes: This was the first
debate for former Sen. Fred Thompson, and much attention focused on how
would he do.
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