NBC's Chuck Todd: Debates 'Don't Help' Trump

By Daniel Walker | March 20, 2024

NBC News analyst Chuck Todd

NBC News analyst Chuck Todd said he doubts there will be a debate between President Biden and former President Trump.

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The prospect of a debate between Joe Biden and Donald Trump has been a subject of intense scrutiny and speculation, underscoring the complex dynamics of presidential debates and the broader implications for the electoral landscape. NBC's Chuck Todd said it would be hard for Biden to justify sharing a stage with Trump given how confrontational the conversations would likely be.

'I would be surprised'

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“Where do you put the chances of a debate actually happening?” MSNBC’s Chris Jansing asked. “I think it’s pretty low. I would be surprised if there’s a debate. It is really hard to justify sharing a stage with Trump knowing how the conversation’s going to go," Todd said.