Kinsley: The politics of common sense 10/16 In evaluating the candidates' claims, you can trust your own sweet reason.President Obama, right, and Republican challenger Mitt Romney shake hands following their first debate at the University of Denver in Colo. on Oct. 3. (Nicholas Kamm / AFP/ Getty Images)
Romney leads in 1st post-debate poll in Colorado.Mitt Romney leads President Barack Obama in a Colorado opinion survey conducted after Wednesday's presidential debate at the University of Denver. The poll of likely Colorado voters, conducted Oct. 3-4, shows Republican Romney favored by 49.4 percent and Democrat Obama by 45.9 percent, a difference of 3.5 percentage points.
Iran-Contra affair was known as a secret arrangement during the 1980s. This arrangement included funds to go towards th Nicaraguan contra rebels from the money earned by selling weapons to Iran. This affair consisted of self-motvation while President Ronald Reagan was in office.
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