Donald Trump Threatens to Boycott CNBC Debate – CNBC Caves
GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump threatened to skip an upcoming CNBC debate due to the forum’s format.
Trump told reporters yesterday the three-hour format was too long and threatened to boycott the event.
CBSN’s Contessa Brewer reported:
Today CNBC caved – They announced they would go back to the two-hour format.
.@CNBC has just agreed that the debate will be TWO HOURS. Fantastic news for all, especially the millions of people who will be watching!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 16, 2015