Politics
7:41 am
Thu October 11, 2012

What They're Saying About Tonight's VP Debate at Centre College

The election year spotlight shines on Centre College in Danville tonight, as Joe Biden and Paul Ryan meet for their only debate of the campaign. WKU Public Radio's Lisa Autry will be at Centre tonight and will have stories ready for tomorrow's Morning Edition broadcast. You can also hear NPR's live coverage of the Vice Presidential debate on WKU Public Radio starting at 8 pm central, 9 eastern.

Here's a collection of links to stories previewing this evening's matchup in Kentucky:

NPR's Mara Liasson says Biden is clearly under more pressure after President Obama's weak performance in his first debate with Mitt Romney.

The New York Times highlights six things to watch for in tonight's meeting between Ryan and Biden.

The Danville Advocate-Messenger says some distinguished Centre College alumni will be watching over the debate.

NPR's David Folkenflik has this advice for debate moderators: maintain order, but stay out of the way.

NPR is live-blogging tonight's debate. You can check that out here, once tonight's event gets underway.