Take Two

News and culture through the lens of Southern California. Hosted by Alex Cohen & A Martínez

What do US service members think of the final presidential debate?

by Take Two

49439 full
U.S. President Barack Obama (R) debates with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney as moderator Bob Schieffer (C) of CBS looks on at the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University on October 22, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida. The focus for the final presidential debate before Election Day on November 6 is foreign policy. Joe Raedle/Getty Images

President Obama and Mitt Romney faced off for their third and final debate last night, with a focus on foreign policy.

The candidates covered a range of topics, from the attacks in Benghazi, Libya to the civil war in Syria. The conversation highlighted their differences and shed light on some areas of agreement.

The foreign policy decisions that our Commander-in-Chief makes directly affects a specific group of Americans: members of the military and their families

For reaction to the debate we got two folks on the line

Rossana Cambron from Whittier. Her son is in the Army stationed in North Carolina and has served three tours in Iraq.

John Stammreich is a 12-year Navy veteran from San Pedro. He served from 1992-1996 in the Mediterranean, and currently works in the aerospace and defense industries.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Enjoy Take Two? Try KPCC’s other programs.

What's popular now on KPCC