Obama picks steak and potatoes again

October 22, 2012

The steak and potatoes that President Obama consumed before the last debate worked so well that he's going to indulge again.

After spending time with close friends Marty Nesbitt and Mike Ramos, the President and first lady Michelle Obama will sit down to a dinner of steak and potatoes before Monday night's third and final presidential debate in Florida, according to a campaign aide.

It's the same routine Obama followed for last week's second debate with Republican Mitt Romney, where he came back from his poor showing in the first debate and was declared a narrow winner in polls.

Jerry Markon is a political accountability reporter for the Post’s National Desk, focusing on short-term investigative stories about the Affordable Care Act, lobbying and other topics. He also serves as lead Web writer for major breaking national news.
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