American Conversations: Election 2012 - A Watershed in American History?
October 29, 2012
Whatever the breadth and depth of their disagreements, President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney concur: the presidential election in 2012 gives voters a clear choice between two very different philosophies and policy approaches to a host of challenges facing the U.S. Whether the debate is over how to handle staggering debts, the anemic economy, foreign hot spots, or thorny cultural issues, the candidates presented vastly different game plans for moving America forward. Experts from the community – Kevin Den Dulk, Paul Isely, Erika King, and Matt McLogan – explored and debated the issues leading up to this historic election. Gleaves Whitney moderated and add historic perspective.