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Todd Graham

Speech Communications (Debate)

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When he's not leading the Saluki Debate team to national victory, Todd Graham doubles as a CNN analyst for recent presidential/VP debates.

A veteran of the CNN world, Todd has seen his post-debate columns published by the media powerhouse over the course of five election seasons. His commentary appears the day after each debate on CNN's website. The most recent of his columns, published Oct. 17th following the Oct. 16th Obama-Romney town hall debate, begins by explaining some strategies Todd says he uses with our own Saluki Debate team and examples of how these strategies were employed by the presidential candidates. Read Todd's full Oct. 17th CNN article here.

Additionally, entering "Todd Graham" into on CNN's site search will bring up an impressive stack of Todd's recent debate coverage and commentary for interested followers.