The Quinnipiac Polling Institute hosted 14 foreign journalists who are based in the United States.
A wide range of political questions were fielded by Poll Director Doug Schwartz who explained the history and methodology of polling at Quinnipiac.
The group is touring the Northeast getting a read on the issues the races and the people who track them.
The group observed a poll survey then had dinner at the University Club.
Also taking part and sharing their thoughts were Mickey Carroll, April Radocchio and Tim Malloy.
The journalists in attendance were Roel Verrycken from De Tijad in Belgium,Yongxing Zhang from Xinhua News Agency, Jerome Marin from la Tribune in France, Pierre De Gasquet from Les Echos in France, Dirk Hautkapp from Westdeutsche Alligemeine in Germany, Toshiya Kobayashi from Akhata in Japan, Alf Ask from Aftenposen in Norway, Kathleen Gomes from Publico in Portugal, Alena Taranova from Radio Express the Sloval Republic, Edward Zitnik from RTV Slovenia, Elisabeth Frerot Soedergren from TV4,Sweden, Jacek Machula from TV4 Sweden, Beat Soltermann from Swiss National public Radio, Stephene Bussard from Le Temps in Switzerland.