China Becomes Target at GOP Debate

Monday, November 14, 2011

China Becomes Target at GOP Debate (Getty)

President Obama begun a tour of the Pacific Rim with a stop in his home state of Hawaii over the weekend, where he met with leaders from the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation. There are 21 countries in APEC, and the president is using this opportunity to stress the importance of America's relationship with countries in Eastern Asian — most importantly, China. But while President Obama is shaking hands with Chinese President Hu Jintao, GOP candidates here at home having been calling China the bad guy.

Takeaway host John Hockenberry recaps Saturday night's GOP debate where candidates like Michelle Bachmann, Rick Perry and Mitt Romney gave their proposals on U.S.-China relations.

Produced by:

Arwa Gunja

Comments [1]

Angel from Miami, FL

Wha? Talk about biting the hand that feeds you!

Nov. 18 2011 10:26 AM

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.