With the first presidential debate scheduled for this week, last Friday "Piers Morgan Tonight" invited a pair of political insiders to share their perspectives and predictions as Mitt Romney and Barack Obama prepare to go word for word from Denver, Colorado.
Joining Piers Morgan for a face to face conversation, Republican strategist Kellyanne Conway offered advice for the GOP camp:
"Here's what I think has to happen for Mitt Romney: he needs to bring this race back to a referendum on Obama," she told the host. "He actually needs to shift the referendum back into the incumbent, and have the debate questioners really hold the president to account for some answers in Libya, his silence on Syria, and certainly the economy."
Joining the interview from California, former Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm offered a courageous and unorthodox forecast:
"The media doesn't like a lopsided race so I actually have predicted that the media are going to declare that Mitt Romney is the winner of the first debate, regardless of actually what happens," said the host of "The War Room with Jennifer Granholm." "The pendulum can not sustain itself if it's too lopsided in terms of the media."
Watch the clip, and listen to the interviews, as Conway and Granholm share further insight into the upcoming first round of Obama vs. Romney.
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