President Barack Obama and the former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney had their first presidential debate tonight in University of Denver, covering all the main domestic issues including jobs, economy, health care and the role of federal government. Brooklyn residents gathered in Longbow Pub in Bay Ridge to view the debate and share their views.
Marital Status: Widowed, has two children and two stepchildren.
Occupation: Retired seventeen years ago from her career as a tax accountant.
How Long She’s Lived in Brooklyn: She came to New York from Vienna in 1939, when she was fourteen years old, and attended High School in New York City. She raised her children in Brooklyn and alternates between living in Midwood and Boca Raton, Florida.
By Chenjie Ding BROOKLYN, NY–Though Mitt Romney is struggling with the “gaffe” of saying 47% of American voters are dependent upon government, President Obama still finds it hard to breathe easy: recent polls show the candidates each attract support from 46% of voters nationwide. Recently, Republicans attacked a videotape, recorded in 1998, in which then-state Read more »