Presidential Campaign


Wed October 3, 2012
Presidential Debate

Tonight Is Debate Night In Denver

Two DU students had the chance to stand in for the 2012 presidential candidates while technicians tested the debate hall on Tuesday, Oct. 2. Barack Obama–Dia Mohamed, Mitt Romney-Zach Gonzales, and Jim Lehrer-Sam Garry.
University of Denver Flickr - Creative Commons

Just when it seems the glare of national attention is getting its brightest, the night is finally here. Wednesday is the first Presidential Debate of the election, starting around 7 p.m. at the University of Denver.

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Wed October 3, 2012
The Two-Way

Obama Vs. Romney: It's Debate Night In Denver

University student Dia Mohamed gets a wireless microphone put on his tie as he stands in for President Barack Obama during rehearsal for the first presidential debate in the Ritchie Center at the University of Denver on Tuesday.
Chip Somodevilla Getty Images

Good morning! The big story today is of course the first presidential debate between President Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney.

The big picture is that this is Romney's opportunity to tighten a race with a little more than a month to go before the Nov. 6 elections.

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Wed October 3, 2012


Wed October 3, 2012

Obama, Romney Courting the Women Vote in Colorado

Cecile Richards, daughter of former Texas Gov. Ann Richards, spoke at a Planned Parenthood rally in Denver Tuesday.
Kirk Siegler


Wed October 3, 2012
Around the Nation

Early Voting Gets Underway In Ohio

Originally published on Wed October 3, 2012 8:14 am



Early voting began in Ohio yesterday. More than a million people have signed up for mail-in ballots, and thousands more began voting in person. From member station WKSU, M.L. Schultze reports.

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