Behind the Scenes: Denver Prepares for First Presidential Debate
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A worker constructs the podium on the stage where the first presidential debate will take place at the University of Denver. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will square off against President Barack Obama on October 3 in the first of three debates.
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Workers set up the debate hall for the event in Colorado.
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Jim Lehrer, moderator for the first presidential debate, walks outside the Magness Arena at the University of Denver.
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A security guard walks through the media work center for the first presidential debate.
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A worker moves a barricade outside of the Magness Arena in preparation for the presidential debates.
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Workers set up the stage in Denver for the first presidential debate.
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A worker puts together the background onstage for the first presidential debate.
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A worker helps construct the set for the first presidential debate.
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