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Mitt Romney or Barack Obama: Who'll win the Hofstra debate, and what do you want to hear?

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Barack

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama talk after the first presidential debate at the University of Denver. (Oct. 3, 2012) (Credit: AP)

Take our polls below to let us know whether you think President Barack Obama or Mitt Romney will win the Hofstra debate on Tuesday, what you want to hear them talk about and other issues.

Then, make the case in the comments below for why other voters should pick your candidate -- or, if you're undecided tell us what would make you choose one candidate over the other.

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Who do you support for president?

President Barack Obama Mitt Romney Undecided Neither

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How much attention did you pay to the previous presidential debate in Denver?

Watched it very closely Caught some of it Didn't watch at all

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What issue would you like to hear more on from the candidates at the Hofstra debate?

Their specific jobs plan Middle East policy Position on abortion How they'd increase performance of schools What they would do on the environment Energy policy Other issue

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Who do you think will win the Hofstra presidential debate?

President Barack Obama Mitt Romney Tie

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Who do you think will be elected president in November?

President Barack Obama Mitt Romney

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Which was the most fevered lunge for self-promotion by a power player?

Hollywood actor and director Danny Glover urging New York City to keep horse carriages. Actress Edie Falco making a TV ad to abolish horse carriages. Ex-Sony exec Mitch Singer, last week: “Why do so many believe that this is Sony’s war to fight?"

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