On the PBS NewsHour Tonight

BY News Desk  October 12, 2012 at 11:49 AM EST

On Friday’s NewsHour:

  • The candidates are in swing states after a spirited vice-presidential debate

  • How women’s issues are playing in the campaign

  • Who best predicts election winners: pollsters or gamblers?

  • Mark Shields and David Brooks

  • And, the Nobel Peace Prize goes to the European Union

Correspondent Hari Sreenivasan has your preview:


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