Third Party Debateby Stephen Littau
The City Club of Cleveland extended an invitation to the top six presidential candidates*. Of the six candidates, Libertarian Party candidate Bob Barr, Constitution Party candidate Chuck Baldwin, and independent candidate Ralph Nader participated; Democrat Barack Obama, Republican John McCain, and Green Party candidate Cynthia McKinney were no-shows.
Unlike the debates we have already seen in this cycle, the candidates in this debate actually debated the issues!
*The candidates who could theoretically receive the requisite electoral vote to win the presidency