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Old Dominion University to Host CNN Focus Group of Undecided Virginia Voters Oct. 11

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Old Dominion University will host CNN and a group of undecided Virginia voters during the vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan Thursday, October 11.

In Virginia, one of the nation's top battleground states in the 2012 presidential election, CNN anchor Erin Burnett will be joined by a group of undecided Virginia voters to monitor and measure their reactions during the debate. Afterwards, Burnett will share the group's feedback and opinions live on CNN.

The vice presidential debate, which takes place in Danville, Kentucky, will air from 9:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. ET, Thursday. In addition, CNN will provide unrestricted access to the networks debate programming through CNN.com and via CNN's apps for iPhone and iPad.

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