ISSUES: Analysis of First GOP Primary Debate

Thursday night, the first of several Republican primary debates took place in Ohio to an enthusiastic crowd and a record-breaking TV viewing audience. With ten candidates participating, it was a lengthy debate, lasting two hours. Although many topics were discussed, such as foreign policy, the economy and the candidates’ electability, there were some topics that were notably overlooked such as climate change. Our panel discusses some of the stand-out moments and whether there was clear victor.

Sean Foreman, Ph.D., Barry University
Antonio Lopez, Recusant Media
Edward J. Pozzuoli, Esq., Tripp Scott Law Firm