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01 April 2010

A Bold & Visionary Idea: Georgia Hosting A Presidential Debate

I'm going to toss an idea out here:

the possibility of Georgia hosting a presidential debate in 2012.

The Commission On Presidential Debates will soon be publishing their site selection guidelines and application.

Here are the guidelines from 2008:

2008 Site Selection Guidelines.

Georgia State University or Georgia Tech would be two good venues for the forum. Atlanta has the hotel space as well as the infrastructure to pull off such an event. But do we have the will?

Let's put some feelers out there to test the waters.