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A Stronger Showing At Hofstra, But Ghost Of Denver Still Haunts Obama

The president's improved performance last night doesn't eradicate the damage from the Oct. 3 debate. Only one chance remains to do so before Election Day, so the pressure that animated the Hofstra debate will be all the greater in Monday's finale in Florida.
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Obama, Romney Will Try To Sway Undecided Voters

President Obama and Mitt Romney will meet Tuesday night for a town hall-style debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. In the latest poll, 18 percent of respondents said they still hadn't made up their mind who they were going to vote for.
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In Speech, Romney Aims To Set Tone For His Middle East Policy

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney delivered a major speech on foreign policy on Monday, where he painted President Obama as a weak leader. All Things Considered host Robert Siegel talks about the speech with Susan Glasser, editor-in-chief of Foreign Policy magazine.
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Campaigns Make The Most Of Remaining Weeks

GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney gives a foreign policy speech Monday. Campaigning in Florida Sunday, he posed the question, "Where's American leadership?" And President Obama in L.A. poked fun at his own debate performance, and talked about falling unemployment numbers.
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Week In News: The Debate Mattered

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney squared off in their first debate this week. Some pundits say the debates don't really matter in the final outcome of the election, and yet polls show Romney got a big bounce following his performance. Host Guy Raz talks to Jim Fallows, of The Atlantic, about what, if any, effect debates may have on undecided voters.
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Pre-Debate: Parties Rally Around Their Candidate

President Obama and his GOP rival Mitt Romney are preparing for the first presidential debate Wednesday in Denver. Over the weekend, Republican operatives said the debates would change everything.

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