That was the week that was

President Obama spent his weekend in Virginia preparing for Tuesday night's presidential debate. GOP Nominee Mitt Romney spent part of his weekend rallying supporters in Lebanon Ohio.

Both campaigns hope Thursday's vice-presidential debate will give them momentum. The Nielsen company says more than 51 million people tuned in.

Republican Strategist Jack Burkman and Democratic Strategist Richard Fowler reviewed the week in political headlines on Capital Insider.