Hiram College

Hiram, Ohio – Dr. Jason Johnson, Scholar in Residence at the Garfield Institute for Public Leadership at Hiram College, will be sending back images and impressions from the first debate by Republican Presidential hopefuls Wednesday night, September 7.

Johnson, who is an expert on elections and Presidential politics, and is frequently a commenter in the national media will be observing the debate and sharing his comments as part of a year-long Garfield Institute project “Listening to Young Voters.”  To read his reports from the debate, visit our website, Facebook or Twitter.

The Republican candidates will be meeting for the first time in a debate at the Reagan Library in California, in their quest to become the GOP standard bearer to oppose President Obama in his re-election bid in 2012.