Election 2008 The World is Watching

PRI's The World Radio Report

The candidates and the economy

BY Matthew BellOctober 9, 2008


Matthew Bell is a reporter for PRI's The World. He covered the 2004 U.S. presidential campaign and has also filed reports from Belfast, Seoul, Shanghai and Jerusalem.

The economic turmoil dominated last night's presidential debate. The candidates were asked how the global financial crisis will affect U.S. foreign policy. The World's Matthew Bell reports on what they said, and what they left out.

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Atlanta, GA
I'm going to watch this again, but I have no question that I will vote for Senator Obama.