HEMPSTEAD, New York. -- President Barack Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney are set to go head-to-head on Tuesday night in the second of three scheduled presidential debates
The debate - a "town-hall" format debate from the campus of Hofstra University on Long Island, is scheduled to begin at 8:00 p.m. Central, and can be seen on FOX 4 or via live-streaming above.
Romney was presidential. His business experience was clear…
The President did great tonight.
Obama takes on government misconceptions on him.
Obama has won this debate.
Obama’s shrill tone is back.
Obama has talked 3 more minutes than Romney. hmmmm
Trickle down government has never worked. Create jobs here. Most make our trading partners play by the rules. Romney says he will be strict China…
Romney ton is better with the outsourcing job question.
Candidates should sit down as soon as Crowley tries to move them along.
Any time one attacks the other, it is uncomfortable.
Obama doing great tonight with undecided voters in Ohio.
Romney is not doing well last hour.
Romney should not invite the President to respond…
Not sure Americans have an appetite for foreign policy details…
Thankfully no more interruptions there.
I mean Obama.
Romney – is doing great with foreign policy answer.
Candy…get control of these guys!
Debate Cop is back.
Candy…the President is over time….
Smart for Obama to bring up Romney during Republican Debates. He has completely shifted.
we welcome immigrants. legal system needs to work better. Romney is confident on this…
Romney just isn’t good with small talk with these people asking questions.
Romney tackling answers with statistics.
Romney flat lining again with undecideds.
actually the President is defensive. that’s it…..
Obama doing a good job to answer why man should vote for him in 2012.
Obama nailed the GWB similarities and differences with Romney.
Question was about GWB though Annie.
Obama should focus on his plans, not about Romney’s plans nor what he inherited from GWB.
Romney just made Santorum’s hair raise by saying all woman in America should have access to contraceptives.
I still prefer Romney’s tone. Love this distinction with GWB.
Romney playing debate cop too much tonight.
Romney needs to answer the woman’s questions.
Obama targeting undecided woman voters with that shift there off pay equality.
Obama brings up health care.
Romney is using a more conversational tone than Obama.
Romney just seems stiff tonight.
being facetious will not bode well over the long haul. President needs to be careful. his voice is getting shrill.
Obama – finally coming into his own on this tax question.
5 trillion dollars – how many times have we heard this number this year…
More substance is needed in this debate.
Romney – Seems like he is talking down to people.
President is whining about Romney. Think he would be better off touting his own successes.
Specifics from the President.
“No tax on your savings”….specifics on the tax plan from Romney will appeal to everyone.
Mitt Romney is trying to relate to the middle class. Not going to work.
“Simplify the tax code” is a big winner for Romney.
Romney is losing points by telling the president to sit down.
when Romney interrupts Candy, it’s a problem….
Governor Romney taking the gloves off. Women don’t like this.
Under Obama, domestic oil production is at 8 year high.
Romney sounds gentler and kinder….polished.
Obama is angry. I hope that this doesn’t get ugly. Viewers don’t like name calling.
Romney is flat lining with his energy answer.
Every time Obama goes after the Romney uncommitted line goes down. Every time he talks about his administration and the future it goes up like a missile.
Romney … Shouldn’t mess with Crowley.
wow! the gloves are off. The President sounds hacked off.
I like the one point plan line.
obama using bullet points is super smart.
Obama more animated tonight early on.
Great Tie from Mitt Romney tonight.
Romney needs to hold serve. Obama cannot lose. Candy Crowley is the unknown factor.
Crowley having a good hair night.
anything worse and he is in trouble.
Obama needs a draw tonight.
Jason and i are in studio. we will be blogging and tweeting throughout the debate. then we will go live with Phil Witt at 10…
About to get started!