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Presidential Debate at the University of Denver

Spotlight Find more photos from tonight’s Presidential debate by visiting the University of Denver location page, and browsing the hashtag #debatedenver. Also, if you’re a US Citizen and are not yet registered to vote, do so here.

Tonight at 9pm ET/6pm PT, President Barack Obama (@barackobama) and Governor Mitt Romney (@mittromney) will square off in the first of three Presidential debates in the lead up to Election Day on Tuesday, November 6.

The debate will be moderated by Jim Lehrer, host of PBS’s NewsHour (@newshour), and is taking place at Colorado’s University of Denver. Follow the University’s blog for coverage in the lead up to the debate, and tune in on any major television network, or watch online.


elections, presidential campaign, current events,

On the Trail: #GOP2012 Convention

This week, Republicans gathered in Tampa, Florida to officially nominate Mitt Romney (@MittRomney) as their candidate to challenge incumbent President Barack Obama (@BarackObama). Follow @GOPconvention for official event photos, and browse the #GOP2012 hashtag for photos from convention-goers.

Once the convention is over, candidates will return to the trail in their quest for votes. Here are just a few of the reporters following Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, and sharing photos from the campaign trail: Alex Moe (@alexnbcnews) of NBC, Ashley Parker (@ashleyrparker) of The New York Times, Zeke Miller (@zekejmiller) of Buzzfeed, Felicia Sonmez (@feliciasonmez) and Philip Rucker (@philiprucker) of The Washington Post, Kevin Madden (@kevinmaddendc) of Politico, and Ginger Gibson (@gingergibson) of The Star-Ledger.