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VIDEO: Presidential Debate: After Sandy—Climate Change, Science, and the Next 4 Years

With Obama campaign surrogate Kevin Knobloch and former Republican congressman and Delaware governor Mike Castle

Nov 01, 2012 | & ClimateDesk Live

The Mott House, Capitol Hill
9:30a.m.-11:00a.m. US Eastern Time

Moderators: Shawn Otto of & Chris Mooney of ClimateDesk

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Due to Hurricane Sandy the high quality recording has been delayed in transit, and we only have a webcam version available at the moment. A higher quality version will be posted here as soon as possible. (Note: Audio begins at 2:14 minutes in — skip ahead to this point.)