Second Time Around

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Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Banners hang at Long Island's Hofstra University, the site of the second debate between President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney. (Stan Honda/Getty)

After last night’s town hall debate, Anna Sale from It’s A Free Country reviews the candidates’ performances. Plus: New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman explains the lawsuit against J.P. Morgan; 30 Issues in 30 Days on U.S.-Middle East relations; and a preview of the season’s new books.

→ Don't Forget: 1pm Reddit AMA

Presidential Debate, Round Two

Anna Sale, It's A Free Country political reporter, reviews last night's town hall-style presidential debate.

→ Post-Debate Resources: Transcript | Fact-Check | Chat Transcript

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30 Issues: The Mideast

30 Issues in 30 Days is our election year series on the important issues facing the country this election year. Today: The status of relations between the U.S. and countries in the Middle East. Visit the 30 Issue home page for all the conversations.

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Suing the Banks

Eric Schneiderman, New York State Attorney General and co-chair the Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities Working Group, talks about the lawsuit against JP Morgan.

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Open Phones: Debate Reactions

Last night's debate took place in the very-Blue state of New York, but both President Obama and Mitt Romney were trying to speak to the key voters in the critical swing states. You be the pundit: Who do you think won in the swing states? Post now!

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New Season: Books

James Hannaham, Village Voice book reviewer and author of God Says Noshares what books he's looking forward to this fall.



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