2016 Republican Primary Debates

FLASH: Fox News Announces Line Up For Thursday GOP Debate

Fox News announced Tuesday evening that Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Chris Christie and John Kasich will appear on the dais Thursday for the first prime-time debate of the primary season.

The GOP's Darwinian Debate Struggle

John Dickerson, Slate

Liberal Slate magazine explains the media imperatives for GOP presidential candidates now that Fox is allowing only the top 10 in the polling average to participate in their first debate. While CNN opted for an adults and kids table; the top 10 will square off in one debate, while the others who poll above 1 percent will have their own separate debate.

The GOP's massive 2016 debate problem

Colin Campbell, Business Insider

The ever-increasing number of Republican candidates running for president is posing a serious challenge for the party as it plans 2016 debates, but no one seems to know the solution.