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Voters disappointed, but not surprised, by debate

Oct 10, 2016
Many voters wanted to hear about the economy, but heard political drama instead.
Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump prepare to shake hands after the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri on Sunday.
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Debate 2: Clinton and Trump face off in a town hall

Oct 9, 2016
Stream the debate with live commentary from Marketplace reporters and editors.
Students from Washington University rehearse as stand-ins for the second presidential debate October 8, 2016 in St. Louis, Missouri. The second presidential debate between Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is scheduled to take place October 9.
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The cost of hosting a presidential debate

Oct 7, 2016
Washington University in St. Louis says it's not about the money.
Steve Givens, chair of the presidential debate steering committee at Washington University in St. Louis. "We do hang a lot of banners; we don't want anyone to forget where they are,” he said.
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Global markets react to first presidential debate

Sep 27, 2016
The international financial community seems to have judged Clinton the winner.
An issue of the publication La Jornada, in Mexico City, displays a story about last night's presidential debate. 
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Reality TV, uncut: Trump’s tropes on a national stage

Sep 27, 2016
A TV critic names Trump's rhetorical moves.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during the presidential debate at Hofstra University on Monday.
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Trump challenges Clinton on trade in first debate

Sep 27, 2016
Clinton defended changing her position on TPP, and her record on other trade deals.


Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at their first presidential debate this election cycle.






 
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Debate 1: Clinton, Trump and "achieving prosperity"

Sep 26, 2016
Commentary and analysis from Marketplace hosts and reporters, as the candidates squared off.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks as Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and moderator Lester Holt listen during the Presidential Debate at Hofstra University on September 26, 2016 in Hempstead, New York.
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Welcome to Marketplace's debate coverage

Sep 21, 2016
Welcome to Marketplace’s coverage of the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Watch this space for live commentary from Marketplace reporters, editors and host Kai Ryssdal.
etwork television news teams broadcast from the site of Monday night's presidential debate between Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at Hofstra University on September 26, 2016 in Hempstead, New York.
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