Live: First Debate

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  1. 1:15 a.m. ET | Miss any of tonight's debates or NewsHour's roundup with Brooks and Shields? We've got you covered here and in the live stream: 

  2. Shields and Brooks: First Debate Focused on Details Rather than Larger Themes
  3. Closing Statements at the First Presidential Debate
  4. 12:20 a.m. ET | Christina Bellantoni hosts the Google hangout from the NewsHour’s newsroom:
  5. Midnight, and we're still going strong. Christina Bellantoni talks to two undecided voters on Google+ about the debate and their reactions. #insidenewshour #pbsdebates
  6. 12:18 a.m. ET | Hannah Pechan: “Graduate school is such a luxury and I made this choice very much voluntarily. … I also had access to more funds than I did last fall. And I’m going to start paying interest on them now.”
  7. 12:17 a.m. ET | The Obamas chat with moderator Jim Lehrer at the end of Wednesday night’s debate. Photo by John Leyba/The Denver Post.
  8. 12:14 a.m. ET | Hannah Pechan: On the campaign ads, “I’ve been pretty disappointed in this cycle this year in how negative things have gotten.”
  9. 12:13 a.m. ET | Tammy Lessik was unable to join the discussion as originally planned.
  10. 12:12 a.m. ET | Stephanie LaClair: There’s “so much talk and not enough action. … I just want to see something happen in either direction.”
  11. 12:09 a.m. ET | Hannah Pechan: “I don’t feel hopeful based on my employment situation. … I don’t look to the White House to affect my job situation.”
  12. 12:08 a.m. ET | Stephanie LaClair: The economy makes her “nervous” and it will weigh on her decision on Election Day.
  13. 12:07 a.m. ET | Hannah Pechan: “You’re voting for the person as well as their team,” she said, adding that she agrees with how Secretary Hillary Clinton has handled foreign affairs.
  14. 12:02 a.m. ET | Up now in our livestream: Christina Bellantoni’s Google hangout with a group of undecided voters.
  15. 11:59 p.m. ET | Rick Davis, a Republican campaign manager, and Mo Elleithee, a Democratic strategist, capped the debate with their thoughts:
  16. 11:59 p.m. ET | Tax plans and deficit reduction. CBS recaps the candidates’ messages on the economy:
  17. 11:53 p.m. ET | Mitt Romney and his wife Ann greet the audience after the presidential debate. Photo by Craig F. Walker/The Denver Post.
  18. 11:43 p.m. ET | New York Times editors fact-checked the candidates’ assertions during the debate:
  19. 11:42 p.m. ET | White House senior adviser David Plouffe is surrounded by reporters in Spin Alley after the first presidential debate at the University of Denver. Photo by Kathryn Scott Osler/The Denver Post.