Sen. Harry Reid, Sharron Angle in High-Stakes Debate

Friday, October 15, 2010

Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle (L) and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) appear during their debate at Vegas PBS October 14, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Getty)

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and challenger Sharron Angle faced off in their first – and only – debate last night. Polls show Reid and Angle running virtually neck and neck. 

Ian Mylchreest, Senior Producer for KNPR's State of the Union, joins us with a re-cap of the debate. Mylchreest says the contest isn't as much about Angle's popularity as it is about Reid's unpopularity. Takeaway Washington correspondent Todd Zwillich has been watching the race from Capitol Hill. 

Guests:

Ian Mylchreest and Todd Zwillich

Produced by:

Noel King

Comments [1]

What's going to happen when a lot of these tea party people actually show up at the Capitol? I remember when Sonny Bono got elected and was overwhelmed by the legislative process and even the lingo. Will these folks know how to govern?

Tom Columbia, SC WLTR

Oct. 15 2010 09:20 AM

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