Author: Sean Korbitz
The first hour of the first presidential debate in Denver focused almost solely on economic issues. Â Moderator Jim Lehrer has struggled to keep both candidates within their allotted times, but is unusually lenient on Mitt Romney and Barack Obama. Â If you were watching close you may have even heard a shout out to Big Bird, who resides on Jim Lehrer’s home network PBS.
Now in the second hour of the debate the questions have moved from the economy to health-care and education.
CTV at first 2012 Presidential Debate in Denver
CTV11 reporters Sean Korbitz and Kyle Howes are at the first 2012 Presidential Debate at DU today. Â CTV spoke with a DU student about what issues he thought should be covered tonight. Â Keep checking CTV for updates throughout the debate day.