Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Romney, Obama and fact-checking the town-hall debate

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (left) and President Barack Obama (right) mix it up during the Oct. 16, 2012, debate in New York.
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (left) and President Barack Obama (right) mix it up during the Oct. 16, 2012, debate in New York.

PolitiFact in Washington checked the second preidential debate of 2012. This one was a town hall format at Hofstra University in New York.

How did things turn out?  Go ahead and click here to view the updated PolitiFact story.

Debate No. 3 between the two occurs on Oct. 22, 2012, with a focus on foreign affairs.