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Decision 2012 / Obama vs. Romney #1033631

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The “plot line” for each of the presidential debates between President Obama and Mitt Romney noted; photos shown from the campaign trail today.

(Henderson, Nevada: Peter Alexander) The campaigning 2 weeks before the election reviewed; ads shown; details given about Obama’s booklet on issues, including manufacturing jobs and taxes on the wealthy. [In Florida, OBAMA – talks about trust.] [In Nevada, ROMNEY – criticizes Obama.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia: Chuck Todd) Last night’s debate reviewed; scenes shown. [OBAMA – comments on his foreign policy accomplishments; responds to Romney’s comment about a smaller navy: “we also have fewer horses and bayonets.”] [ROMNEY –agrees with Obama on going after Al Qaeda; criticizes Obama for his remark about his re-election to Russian President Dmitri Medvedev††.] The battleground states mentioned.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia: Andrea Mitchell) Romney’s switch to a more moderate foreign policy examined. [Last night, ROMNEY – states positions on Iran, Syria and the consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya.]

Williams, Brian;
Alexander, Peter;
Todd, Chuck;
Mitchell, Andrea

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