POLL: Who Won the Presidential Debate?
Barack Obama and Mitt Romney debated for the first time Wednesday night. How do you think they did?
The first of four debates heading up to the Nov. 6 presidential election was held Wednesday night, broadcast live from the University of Denver.
In arguably one of the most highly anticipated events of the campaign season, President Barack Obama and Republican contender Gov. Mitt Romney went head to head on issues pertaining to domestic policy.
Who do you think won the debate?
Weigh in on our poll alongside other Michigan Patch readers, and tell us in the comments why you think Obama or Romney came out on top.
Also: Check out the replay from our live coverage, during which Patch readers shared their thoughts on specific policy points and speech moments.
Remaining presidential and vice-presidential debates are set for the following dates:
- Vice Presidential Debate on Foreign Policy, 9 p.m. Oct. 11, between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan at the Centre College in Danville, KY
- Town Hall Meeting Debate on Foreign and Domestic Policy, 9 p.m. Oct. 16, between President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY
- Presidential Debate on Foreign Policy, 9 p.m. Oct. 22, between President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney at Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL