Election 2012

Tough Questions You Won't Hear at the Presidential Debates

Forget the talk, guys. What about the walk?


Tonight at 9 pm eastern, President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney will participate in the first of three presidential debates before the election on November 6th. Both Democrats and Republicans gave a general nod to Internet freedom in their party platforms for the first time this year, but we have yet to hear many specifics from either candidate.

Below are 14 questions—three for President Obama, three for Governor Romney, and eight for both candidates—we'd like to see answered in detail.