HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — Things got surprisingly bitter during the presidential debate here Tuesday night, when President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney literally got in each other’s faces during a heated sparring match over domestic energy production.
The fight began when Romney said that domestic energy exploration on federal lands has decreased under Obama’s administration. Shaking his head, Obama interjected: “That’s not true.” It devolved from there, and culminated with the two candidates turning on one another menacingly.
Watch the action below:
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