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Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Second Debate #1032909

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 16, 2012
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The second debate tonight between President Obama and Mitt Romney introduced.

(Hempstead, New York: Jake Tapper) The presidential candidates' preparation for this town hall-style debate featured; scenes shown of Obama in Virginia and of Romney. [To a shouted question, OBAMA - says he feels fabulous.] [September 25, on Fox, ROMNEY - says the debate will be a new experience.] [Saturday, ROMNEY - talks debate.] The economic shift in the last two weeks mentioned.

(Hempstead, New York: David Muir) The importance of women voters as Romney is gaining ground examined; scenes shown from Hofstra College, site of the debate. [Two Ohio WOMEN, Amber SINGER - offer views on the debates.] [Twice, Ann ROMNEY - speaks about women.]

(Studio: Diane Sawyer, George Stephanopoulos) How Obama has to show he wants the job of president for a second term while Romney has to "connect" in this town hall debate where wild card questions are the norm discussed.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer) ABC News debate coverage tonight announced.

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Tapper, Jake;
Muir, David;
George, Diane Sawyer,
Duration:
00:06:40

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