Politics & Government

Politics & Government

Who won? 4 SC political scientists give their takes

The State asked four S.C. political scientists for their assessment of Monday’s presidential debate.

Business

Debate Takeaways: Clinton gets under Trump's skin in debate

Donald Trump repeatedly clashed with Hillary Clinton during Monday's first presidential debate, interrupting her and appearing agitated at times as they tangled over the economy, her use of a private mail server and his unwillingness to release his income tax returns. Clinton maintained an even demeanor, smiling indulgently when Trump turned aggressive.

Candidates

Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton went to head-to-head in the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York on Monday. They discussed jobs, racial divisions and national security with many personal jabs thrown in between. The debate, moderated by NBC anchor Lester Holt, is the first in a series of three scheduled ahead of election day. Credit: Cristina Rayas / McClatchy

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Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton went to head-to-head in the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York on Monday. They discussed jobs, racial divisions and national security with many personal jabs thrown in between. The debate, moderated by NBC anchor Lester Holt, is the first in a series of three scheduled ahead of election day. Credit: Cristina Rayas / McClatchy
Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate 4:36

Trump, Clinton clash in first presidential debate

Things t know about Jill Stein 1:42

Things t know about Jill Stein

Things to know about Gary Johnson 1:42

Things to know about Gary Johnson

Is it a debate moderator’s job to fact-check? 1:55

Is it a debate moderator’s job to fact-check?