Presidential Debates http://nhpr.org en Recapping the Presidential Debates! http://nhpr.org/post/recapping-presidential-debates <p>We'll look back at the three debates between President Obama and Governor Mitt Romney, as well as the faceoff between VP Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan, Tuesday on the Exchange. We'll look at the major themes raised and see how their answers may have affected your vote.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 15170 at http://nhpr.org Recapping the Presidential Debates! Fact-Checking the Debates http://nhpr.org/post/fact-checking-debates <p><iframe class="ap-embed" src="http://hosted.ap.org/interactives/2012/presidential-debate-2012/?SITE=[YOUR_SITE_ID]" style="border: 1px solid #eee;" height="480" width="100%">Your browser does not support the <code>iframe</code> HTML tag. Try viewing this in a modern browser like Chrome, Safari, Firefox or Internet Explorer 9 or later.</iframe></p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 13:03:39 +0000 Associated Press 15306 at http://nhpr.org Here's What's Awesome! Debate Edition http://nhpr.org/post/heres-whats-awesome-debate-edition <p></p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 15:34:36 +0000 Brady Carlson & Rebecca Lavoie 14963 at http://nhpr.org Here's What's Awesome! Debate Edition The Debate Gets Graded http://nhpr.org/post/debate-gets-graded <p>Last night, millions watched, listened, or otherwise followed last night’s the first debate between President Obama and&nbsp;GOP nominee Mitt Romney. Romney appears the clear winner on Twitter, in snap polls, and even in President Obama’s campaign.&nbsp;<a href="http://nhpr.org/post/art-debatein-high-school">Yesterday we spoke to Laura Rochette</a>, co-advisor of the debate team at St. Paul’s School, the prep school where Massachusetts Senator John Kerry got his debating chops. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 17:27:44 +0000 Virginia Prescott 14176 at http://nhpr.org The Debate Gets Graded St. Anselm Students Tune In To Presidential Debate http://nhpr.org/post/st-anselm-students-tune-presidential-debate <p>About 50 students and faculty members gathered at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at St. Anselm’s Wednesday night to watch the debate. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 13:50:06 +0000 Sheryl Rich-Kern 14159 at http://nhpr.org St. Anselm Students Tune In To Presidential Debate Reaction to the Presidential Debate in Denver http://nhpr.org/post/reaction-presidential-debate-denver <p>In Denver, president Obama and republican nominee Mitt Romney faced off in the first of three forums. The focus was domestic policy - from jobs to taxes to federal debt. We're playing back some debate highlights, covering the major themes....and are including your thoughts in our conversation.</p><p><u>GUESTS:</u></p><p><strong>Wayne Lesperance – </strong>professor of political science at New England College and director of the Center for Civic Engagement</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 14101 at http://nhpr.org Reaction to the Presidential Debate in Denver Live Blog: Obama & Romney's First Debate http://nhpr.org/post/live-blog-obama-romneys-first-debate President Obama and his Republican challenger, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, engaged Thursday night in a sometimes spirited, but always cordial, debate that got very technical at times.<p>It was the "corporate executive" (Romney) vs. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 01:32:26 +0000 Mark Memmott 14133 at http://nhpr.org Live Blog: Obama & Romney's First Debate Special Coverage: Presidential Debates http://nhpr.org/post/special-coverage-presidential-debates <p>NHPR&nbsp; will air special coverage for all the presidential debates and the vice presidential debate on October 3, 11, 16 and 22.&nbsp; In addition, <a href="http://www.wnyc.org/" target="_blank">WNYC</a> Radio's "<a href="http://www.wnyc.org/section/itsafreecountry/" target="_blank">Swing State Radio Network</a>"&nbsp; in New York is providing a special one-hour live call-in show that will air from 8 - 9 p.m. before each debate specifically for the swing states.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Oct. 3:</strong> First presidential debate on domestic policy</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 22:25:34 +0000 NHPR Staff 13927 at http://nhpr.org Special Coverage: Presidential Debates Occupy Protesters Demonstrate at Presidential Debates http://nhpr.org/post/occupy-protesters-demonstrate-presidential-debates <p>Members of Occupy New Hampshire returned to Manchester Saturday to demonstrate outside of the Republican Presidential Debate at St. Anselm&#39;s College and spread their message of economic inequality.</p><p>Nearly five months after Occupy New Hampshire&rsquo;s last tents were torn down in Veteran&rsquo;s Park, the ninety-nine percenters returned to Manchester to demonstrate against what they perceive to be growing economic inequality across the nation.</p> Sun, 08 Jan 2012 13:30:00 +0000 Jonathan Lynch 1265 at http://nhpr.org Occupy Protesters Demonstrate at Presidential Debates