Behind the Scenes of #CNNDebate

16 Sep 2015 - By TW Staff

Round 2 of the Republican Presidential Debates airs tonight on CNN and with the Iowa caucuses less than five months away, the stakes are higher than ever. In the first video below, State of the Union anchor and debate moderator Jake Tapper gets an insider's tour at the Reagan Library. Scroll down and watch how CNN sets the stage for debate night (there's 250 lights and 14 cameras).

CNN also debuted a new weekly series, Presidential Places, that looks back at some of America's mist iconic presidents. First up: Ronald Reagan and his ranch.