By Ben Geman - 10/26/12 10:15 PM EDT
President Obama said Friday that he presents a “huge contrast” with Mitt
Romney on climate change, and noted he is “surprised” the topic didn’t
surface during three debates with the GOP nominee.
“We are not moving as fast as we need to, and this is an issue that future generations, MTV viewers, are going to have to be dealing with, even more than the older generation is,” Obama said in an interview on MTV Friday afternoon.
“And so this is a critical issue. And there is a huge contrast in this campaign between myself and Governor Romney. I am surprised it didn’t come up in one of the debates,” the president said.