The panel analyzes the first of three presidential debates of the 2012 election. Will Romney's dominance influence the campaign? And a deeper look into the numbers and facts presented by Romney and Obama. Plus, a look at the new unemployment numbers. Joining Gwen: Peter Baker, New York Times; Dan Balz, Washington Post; Jeanne Cummings, Bloomberg News; John Dickerson, Slate Magazine and CBS News.
In the Webcast Extra: Did Romney’s debate victory change the course of the election? Will the debate influence down-ballot races? Plus, analysis of the debate’s open format. Also, we look ahead to next week’s Vice Presidential debate.