The first 2012 presidential debate starts tonight at 9:00 p.m. ET. Here’s how you can tune in, and play a big role:
1. Go to barackobama.com/debate at 8:30 p.m. ET to watch the livestream and follow the live blog coverage of the debate. Then stick around after the program to see a special campaign message from Vice President Joe Biden.
2. Help get the word out to your friends and family, during and after the debate. If you’re on Twitter, make sure to use the hashtag #ForwardNotBack, and follow these accounts:
Follow @Obama2012, where you can retweet President Obama’s best lines of the night
Follow @Students4Obama, where actor Kal Penn will live-tweet the debate
Follow @TruthTeam2012, where you can retweet real-time fact checks
Thanks for being a part of this important moment.