NBC Journalist Kristen Welker Praised For Handling Of Final Presidential Debate
The former intern became the second Black woman to moderate a presidential debate alone.
October 23, 2020 at 3:28 pm
The general consensus concluded that the moderator was unbiased, pressing both candidates on key concerns about their campaign and making sure they stay on topic while answering questions.
The former intern, who worked her way up the ranks to become the co-anchor of Weekend Today, became the second Black woman to moderate a presidential debate alone, BBC reported.
#Reminder: Only two black women have ever hosted a general election presidential debate.— Beatrice-Elizabeth Peterson (@MissBeaE) October 23, 2020
Carol Simpson (1992) and Kristen Welker (2020). Wild to believe that there's a whole generation of voters (millennial and Gen-Z) who weren't alive during the 92' town hall. #debates #Debate pic.twitter.com/bzFiIqyOy6