Tonight's debate between President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney could be one of the most-watched presidential debates in recent memory.
But local politics are not to be eclipsed. Look around New England and you'll find a number of noteworthy races that could matter more on-the-ground than the big race for the White House.
Political reporters from Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Connecticut talk to Radio Boston about key political races in those states.
This segment aired on October 3, 2012.