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Obama And Romney Square Off Tonight: 2012 Presidential Debate Schedule

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney will square off tonight in the last presidential debate scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Pacific Time.

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As a reminder, here is the complete schedule for this season's presential and vice presidential debates:

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October 3, 2012

Topic: Domestic policy 
Air Time: 6-7:30 p.m. Pacific Time
Location: University of Denver in Denver, Colorado (Tickets)
Sponsor: Commission on Presidential Debates
Participants: President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney
Moderator: Jim Lehrer (Host of NewsHour on PBS)

The debate will focus on domestic policy and be divided into six time segments of approximately 15 minutes each on topics to be selected by the moderator and announced several weeks before the debate.

The moderator will open each segment with a question, after which each candidate will have two minutes to respond. The moderator will use the balance of the time in the segment for a discussion of the topic.

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October 11, 2012
Vice Presidential

Topic: Foreign and domestic policy 
Air Time: 6-7:30 p.m. Pacific Time
Location: Centre College in Danville, Kentucky (Tickets)
Sponsor: Commission on Presidential Debates
Participants: Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan
Moderator: Martha Raddatz (ABC News Chief Foreign Correspondent)

The debate will cover both foreign and domestic topics and be divided into nine time segments of approximately 10 minutes each. The moderator will ask an opening question, after which each candidate will have two minutes to respond. The moderator will use the balance of the time in the segment for a discussion of the question.

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October 16, 2012

Topic: Town meeting format including foreign and domestic policy
Air Time: 6-7:30 p.m. Pacific Time
Location: Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York (Tickets)
Sponsor: Commission on Presidential Debates
Participants: President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney
Moderator: Candy Crowley (CNN Chief Political Correspondent)

The second presidential debate will take the form of a town meeting, in which citizens will ask questions of the candidates on foreign and domestic issues. Candidates each will have two minutes to respond, and an additional minute for the moderator to facilitate a discussion. The town meeting participants will be undecided voters selected by the Gallup Organization.

October 22, 2012
Topic: Foreign policy
Air Time: 6-7:30 p.m. Pacific Time
Location: Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida (Tickets)
Sponsor: Commission on Presidential Debates
Participants: President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney
Moderator: Bob Schieffer (Host of Face the Nation on CBS)

The format for the debate will be identical to the first presidential debate and will focus on foreign policy.

Pickle Pusher October 23, 2012 at 01:17 AM
Romney reminding Obama "I'll see what I can do after the election Mr Putin" Round 1 = Romney
Vince October 23, 2012 at 01:22 AM
And Garland...there is a lot more of this type "expose material" to be found if you take the time to Google it up...and not that I care one bit if the fella is a Knob Gobbler in the shadows---it just struck me as mighty funny that you would pounce on Romney with what ya pounced on him with... http://www.thetruthseeker.co.uk/?p=40983
tom October 23, 2012 at 01:39 AM
Before Obama gas $1.80
Anon October 23, 2012 at 04:39 AM
crickets chirping............
Diana October 23, 2012 at 06:34 PM
Interesting article

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