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Presidential debate: Rules and format

The lights will come up, the debate will begin, the first question will go to Hillary Clinton.


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2016 Election: First Presidential Debate

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With a tight election on the line, Republican candidate Donald Trump will face off against Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in the first presidential debate. With an expected 100 million Americans expected to tune in, the event is shaping up as one of the most hotly-anticipated in modern U.S. political history.

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Notable presidential endorsements of 2016

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