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It's All Politics, Oct. 4, 2012

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It's All Politics, Oct. 4, 2012

It's All Politics, Oct. 4, 2012

It's All Politics, Oct. 4, 2012

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President Obama and Republican Mitt Romney shake hands following their first debate at the University of Denver on Oct. 3.
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President Obama and Republican Mitt Romney shake hands following their first debate at the University of Denver on Oct. 3.
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Republican Mitt Romney delivers a needed jolt to his campaign at the first presidential debate. Ron Elving and Ken Rudin dissect the memorable moments and look ahead to next week's matchup between Vice President Joe Biden and Romney's running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.

Join NPR's Ron Elving and Ken Rudin for the latest political news in this week's roundup.