Election 2012

Debate Moderator Concedes Romney Was Right About Libya Response

You could have handled that better, Candy


The moderator in Tuesday night's presidential debate, after appearing to side with President Obama on the question of whether he called the Libya strike a terror attack from the start, conceded afterward that

Mitt Romney was "right" on the broader point—that the administration for days insisted it was a spontaneous act.

"He was right in the main. I just think he picked the wrong word," Candy Crowley said of Romney on CNN shortly after the debate ended.