Election Preview with Al Hunt of Bloomberg News; Mark Halperin of Time magazine; John Harris of Politico; John Heilemann of New York Magazine; Cokie Roberts of NPR and ABC News and Matt Dowd of ABC News and Bloomberg News watch
The first debate between President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney on Wednesday, October 3, is expected to be the steel cage match of the political season. They'll meet again on October 16 and October 22. TV Guide Magazine asked experts who have been on the front lines of past presidential campaigns to tell us what to expect — and what the candidates need to do to win.
The Democrats and Republicans did their best to info-tain you with their party conventions. While the ultimate judgment will come in November, here are the stars who shined and dimmed during the confabs.