Great expectations undermine Obama in debate

5 October 2012

Channel Ten Breakfast

Public perception of Barack Obama as a great orator combined with a cautious approach may have undermined the President in the first debate in Denver. On the other hand says lecturer David Smith, Romney benefited immensely  from low expectations.

Bookmark and Share

Tags: Barack Obama, David Smith, Denver Debate, Mitt Romney

Have your say

Name
Comment

VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS

Flake

Barack Obama preparing for Asia tour

Gordon Flake, founding CEO of the Centre's sister institution, the Perth USAsia Centre, discusses what the President will be seeking to achieve on his upcoming visit to Asia.


Arvizu

Generating renewable energy

Chief executive of the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Centre guest Dan Arvizu discusses the future of renewable transportation fuels and the new push for energy productivity.

Follow us on Twitter Become a Facebook fan Watch us on YouTube See us on Flickr Watch us on Vimeo RSS