debate camp

President Barack Obama speaks on the phone to a volunteer during an unannounced visit to a campaign office on Oct. 14, 2012 in Williamsburg, Va. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama At Intense ‘Debate Camp’ At Virginia Golf Resort

With the White House race barreling toward the finish, President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney were staying out of the spotlight Monday, underscoring the intense focus each campaign is placing on the second presidential debate.