View video, full text of debate, ECM analysis and fact-check links
By Miriam Raftery
October 4, 2012 (San Diego’s East County) – If you missed last night’s debate on domestic issues between President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney, you can view the full video or read the complete transcript text here: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1012/81994.html
The candidates sparred on issues including the economy, jobs, healthcare, taxes, education, and the deficit.
Post-debate fact-checking found major exaggerations or distortions by both candidates. (See our story on fact-checking the presidential candidates here: http://www.eastcountymagazine.org/node/11264 )
Scroll down for highlights of the debate, as well as controversy over the moderator and debate format.