Jonathan Alter - Why the 2012 Election Is the Most Pivotal of Our Lifetime

10/29/2012; 58 minutes

Author and columnist Jonathan Alter argues that the question in the 2012 presidential election is whether the country will stay on a centrist course with Obama or make a sharp turn to the right with Romney. He says that because few votes may be won by discussing the poor, the American social contract is rarely discussed but he feels it is on the line. (#24402)

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