Current Events

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 10:00am

The 2012 Presidential debates have come to a close, and we now enter the final weeks of the campaigns. But were the debates actually helpful, for voters or the candidates? To some extent, yes, and perhaps more for one man than any other. Mitt Romney. The former Governor was trailing the President significantly in polls prior to the debates, but has since come nearly dead even with Mr. Obama. The public also learned that the President is a pretty good debater, provided he gets a nap first and that the debate moderator matters and is likely to be a target on Twitter.

Monday, October 22, 2012 - 8:00pm
Watch the final Presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida on October 22nd, 2012 and read the complete transcript.
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Friday, October 19, 2012 - 11:15am
Watch the Presidential candidates give hilarious speeches at the Al Smith Dinner in NYC. View their speeches here
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 10:45am

Just a day after Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stated that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Libya was a failure on her part, President Obama said responsibility ultimately lies with him. He said, "I'm the President, and I'm always responsible." During the second Presidential debate, Mitt Romney seized this opportunity to tear down Obama's foreign policy agenda and leadership capabilities. Romney attacked the President and current administration for releasing statements immediately after the attack that ultimately turned out to be slightly less than accurate.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 10:00am
Watch the second presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York on October 16th, 2012 and read the complete transcript.
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