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Ask Obama, Romney: Patch Is Collecting Reader Questions for the Next Presidential Debate

If you have a question for the candidates, submit it 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!

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Paul October 13, 2012 at 07:35 PM
- 2 part =Queston for ex-Gov.Romney#1. If as you say, can get along and achieve a solution to our current problems across the asile, Why is it you cannot carry your own state of Massachusetts now across the asile. #2. What happneed after you left the Gov. office to be so unliked by most people in Massachusetts.
Jo October 13, 2012 at 07:46 PM
After seeing the violence and corruption that was caused by the prohibition of alcohol, and the subsequent drop in crime and violence after it was legalized... do you see the parallels to the modern prohibition on certain drugs and the violence and corruption it has created? And if you do see the parallels, why isn't legalization being seriously considered as a way to end all of the needless violence and corruption taking place along the US border?
David Peebles October 15, 2012 at 02:30 PM
Question for Gov. Romney: Gov. Romney, you and Mr. Ryan have repeatedly said that your 20% across-the-board tax cut, coupled with elimination of exemptions and other deductions would result in a revenue-neutral tax environment. You and Mr. Ryan have said the math and studies prove this point. Then, when asked which exemptions would be eliminated, you both say that Congress will determine those later. How can you swear the math works when you say that half the equation has yet to be determined???
David Peebles October 15, 2012 at 02:33 PM
For Gov. Romney: Your party platform has a plank that will take away a women's right to make her own decision about her own body. Do you support this position of your party?
African American Beauty Queen November 06, 2012 at 12:23 AM
These are actually decent questions and not the typical "I am a long time resident of Homewood and am mad at all black people" questions. Very nice. I am impressed! God bless you. God bless America....ALL of America!:-)

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