Podium order of debate from stage right to left: Santorum, Bachmann, Gingrich, Romney, Paul, Pawlenty, Cain. Another interesting note on stage order — CNN chose the order and decided to put Romney front and center. Why? “He’s the hometown candidate.”
Here’s a first look at the stage. Click to enlarge.
More: Here’s the view from the stage. The red chairs will be occupied by undecided GOP voters, who will ask questions of the candidates.
And here’s me, on the scene.