AIR DATE: Monday, October 22, 2012
Evolution of Presidential Debates (1 hr. 53 min.)
Stephen Farnsworth, Robert Lichter, Rob Ritchie, and Carolyn Curiel on the evolution of presidential debates, and key moments from past presidential debates.
KEYWORDS: Campaigns & Elections, Presidential Campaign, Debate Moments

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