Monday, October 8, 2012

Lehrer: Last week proved debates matter

Jim Lehrer stopped by Morning Joe today to chat about whether debates really move voters.

"Last Wednesday's debate is going to change that debate, and may change it forever. Nobody's ever going to be able to argue 'Oh, these things don't matter!'

They matter, and they might not have mattered as much if they had been in the old-fashioned, two minute, one minute canned [trails off]."