When and Where to View the Presidential Debate

Here are details on Tuesday's debate between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama.

Tonight is the next installment in the dramatic mini-series. President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney face off again.

This time it's Town Hall style, and this time these guys are coming to our turf.

When the Presidents last clashed, Bedford-Katonah Patch readers tuned in—and sounded off.

Then came the first and only debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan, which still has everyone talking.)

The final debate takes place on Oct. 22.

Here's all the info you need to watch tonight:

Want to join others to watch live?

Local Republicans will be watching at Murphy's on Kear Street in Yorktown Heights.

Nearby, Pace University invites you to watch, discuss and eat their free snacks. More details here.

TV Channels Broadcasting Live:

ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and more, including CNN Espanol.

Live Streaming Online:

YouTube's Election HubAOL.

Below is more detailed information on Tuesday night's debate, as well as the next debate, both of which are presented by the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD):

October 16, 2012


Topic: Town meeting format including foreign and domestic policy
Air Time: 9-10:30 p.m. Eastern 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)

According to the CPD, "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: 9-10:30 p.m. Eastern 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)

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

Will you be watching? What are your hopes and expectations as we enter round two? What questions do you have for one or both of these candidates?

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