× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Second Debate #1032340

CNN Evening News for Monday, Oct 15, 2012
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The lead for Mitt Romney over President Obama in the latest CNN poll of polls cited.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Jessica Yellin) The limits of the town hall format for Obama, his need to state the case for the economy and to connect to the voters in the room discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Boston: Jim Acosta) Romney's preparation for this second debate with Senator Rob Portman, their preparation for a more aggressive Obama and the issue of followup questions from the moderator discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; no location given: Candy Crowley) The "selling" nature of the election with both men having to "sell" policies in tomorrow's debate and her preparations to moderate the town hall debate discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Yellin, Jessica;
Acosta, Jim;
Crowley, Candy

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.