According to the Frank Luntz FOX News focus group, it was Hillary Clinton hands down. This video comes via Hot Air who recorded this segment so I didn’t have to:
Very interesting, Obama did poorly in those exchanges. Hillary came out looking much stronger and clearly came out on top after this debate. It would surprise me if her polls didn’t increase a bit in Iowa, which is currently very tight. Obama just doesn’t have the ability to recapture the question like Hillary was last night.
Also, the full debate video is now available in Windows Media Format, I’ll make an entirely new post when it’s working in flash format:
11/15/07 – Video: CNN Democratic debate from Las Vegas, Nevada