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Sound Off: How many presidential debates will there be?

President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney will meet three times this month, with the first debate set for 8-9:30 p.m. CDT Wednesday. That debate will focus on domestic policy. On Tuesday, Oct. 16, Obama and Romney will participate in a town hall meeting that covers foreign and domestic policy. That meeting will air from 8-9:30 p.m. CDT. On Monday, Oct. 22, the final presidential debate will focus on foreign policy. It also runs from 8-9:30 p.m. CDT. Additionally, Vice President Joe Biden and Rep. Paul Ryan will meet in a debate covering foreign and domestic policy from 8-9:30 p.m. CDT on Thursday, Oct. 11. All debates will be broadcast live on ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC, as well as on cable channels including CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and C-SPAN, among others.

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jjt 2 years, 1 month ago

Good question since one side insisted on knowing the subject matter of the questions before hand thus will be able to practice stock answer. It will be interesting to see if either candidate tries to take a question off line to fool the other into giving a dumb response. So we get to see a debate or 3 but we will probably not get to hear the candidates actual policy.

Keifer Miller 2 years, 1 month ago

Well, the debate between Stein, Johnson, Goode, and Anderson in Chicago on October 23rd will probably have some pretty interesting policy discussions. If that's what you are after.

antjohnson 2 years, 1 month ago

Hi JJt, I'm sure that Obama has policies and I am even more sure that Romney does not.

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