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2 false claims and a truth from the GOP debate in Boulder

October 29, 2015
For the Republican presidential candidates who took the debate stage in Boulder, Colorado, each contender was seeking a breakout moment, and many took opportunities to jab at their opponents or the CNBC moderators. Angie Holan of Politifact joins Gwen Ifill to fact-check some of candidates’ claims.
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Clinton, Sanders dominate Democrats’ first go on the debate stage

October 14, 2015
Dan Balz, Anne Gearan | The Washington Post
Clinton and Sanders clashed Tuesday night in a spirited but largely civil debate that underscored competing approaches to helping the middle class and leading the country.
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Five things to watch in tonight's Democratic debate

October 13, 2015
Christi Parsons | Los Angeles Times
Who’s on stage? Will the lineup include Vice President Joe Biden? Debate sponsors were keeping a lectern warm for him just in case he decides to jump into the race in time for Tuesday night’s show.
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