The United States is in the midst of a hard-fought election for the presidency. Some have called it the most important since 1860. Join two experienced political commentators for a lively debate of the issues at stake. Their discussion will revolve around questions submitted by the community, and will make you think twice about the themes of the election.
Hugh Hewitt is the host of a nationally syndicated radio show and the author of numerous books including A Mormon in the White House?: 10 Things Every American Should Know about Mitt Romney. He also teaches constitutional law at Chapman University. He spent six years in the Reagan administration.
Eric Alterman is a columnist for The Nation and a regular contributor to The Daily Beast. He is the author of several books including The Cause: The Fight for American Liberalism from Franklin Roosevelt to Barack Obama and Kabuki Democracy: The System vs. Barack Obama. He is a Professor of English and Journalism at Brooklyn College.