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What's Your Question for the Next Presidential Debate?

Submit your question for Romney and Obama in the comments section below and it could be asked during the televised Oct. 16 Town Hall Presidential Debate.


If last Wednesday’s presidential debate left you with more questions than answers, here’s your chance for the presidential candidates to address the issues that most matter to you.

The next presidential debate will be a town hall meeting format at Hofstra University in Long Island, where voters will ask President Obama and Mitt Romney about domestic and foreign policy.

Patch is asking you, our readers, to participate by submitting questions for the candidates.

All you have to do is post your question in the comments section below and we’ll send it to the Commission on Presidential Debates. The Commission is partnering with Patch's parent company Aol, along with Google and Yahoo, to take questions from web users across the country.

Don’t wait until Nov. 6 to have a say in this year’s election. Share your thoughts in the comments!

Paul Alexander October 10, 2012 at 08:11 PM
Mike, I appreciate you advancing the debate. My point in bringing this business owners actions to light here was not to support his actions, but to point out that right or wrong, ethical or unethical, stupid or brilliant THIS guy (and I suspect many other business owners) will say "I'm Done" or "I'm Cutting Back" as a result of Obama’s tax and regulation policies. They don’t care what the marginal tax rates were 40 years ago. Sure, someone else may step into the void created by this guys business decisions, but that don’t help the folks who lose their jobs when he folds his tent and retires to St Kitts.
Paul Alexander October 10, 2012 at 08:29 PM
Oh...and Mr. Seigle just guaranteed himself an IRS sponsored colonoscopy.
Veritas vos liberabit October 10, 2012 at 09:26 PM
this is the genius who claims that he was responsible for GWB getting elected in 2000. How did that work out for the economy?
Mike October 10, 2012 at 10:29 PM
Thanks for the laugh Paul. The IRS comment cracked me up.
DAY October 10, 2012 at 11:47 PM
If you taxed everyone in this country who earns over $380K at 100%, it would barely give the Federal Government the revenues it needs to balance its annual budget. (Wall Street Journal study based on 2008 IRS data - and in 2008, there were many more people above that income level than there are today). By confiscating 100% of this group's money to pay for Federal outlays, however, you'd not only cripple the wealth-producing segment of society, but also starve states, counties, cities and towns of badly needed revenues for their budgets. The only alternative is to reach into the pockets of people below $380K. That's where the money is.

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