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Debate No. 2: Obama and Romney spar over energy policies

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US President Barack Obama (R) and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (L) participate in the second presidential debate, the only held in a townhall format, at the David Mack Center at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, October 16, 2012, moderated by CNN's Candy Crowley. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

During last night's debate, President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney had plenty of heated exchanges: tax policy, jobs, Libya.

But perhaps more than anything else, sabers rattled the loudest over energy: wind power, clean coal, oil drillng and — of course — gas prices.

A Martínez and Alex Cohen talk with Darren Samuelsohn--he covers the White House and energy for Politico.

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