As part of Patch's mission to not only cover the community, but actively engage with it, we hosted a debate viewing party at Saint Xavier University.
Students, most of whom will be first time voters, came out to watch the big show and share their thoughts. This was just one of many Patch viewing parties held all across the country.
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About 10 students registered to vote before the debate got started. Afterwards, we polled them on their first impressions.