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Viewership for first two debates

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BLUE ASH, OHIO--Presidenti Barack Obama and Mitt Romney face off Tuesday night for their second debate at Hofstra University on Long Island, near New York. Their first showdown in Denver drew more viewers than the vice-presidential debate last week at Centre College in Danville, Ky.

According to Nielsen

Debate One
67.2 million viewers

Vice President Debate
51.4 million viewers

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