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Biden, Trump transcript

WALLACE: One final question for you, Mr. Vice President, if Senate Republicans -- we were originally talking about the Supreme Court here -- if Senate Republicans, go ahead and confirm justice Barrett, there has been talk about ending the filibuster [BWAH!], or even packing the court, adding to the nine justices there. You call this a distraction by the president, but in fact it wasn't brought up by the President, it was brought up by some of your Democratic colleagues in Congress. So my question to you as you have refused in the past to talk about it: Are you willing to tell the American people tonight, whether or not you will support either ending the filibuster or packing the court. ...

Harris, Pence transcript
PENCE: ...And I want everyone to know, who puts on the uniform of law enforcement every day, that President Trump and I stand with you. It is remarkable that Senator Tim Scott tried to pass a police reform bill, brought together a group of Republicans and Democrats - Senator Harris, you got up and walked out of the room. And then you filibustered Senator Tim Scott's bill on the Senate floor that would have provided new accountability, new resources. But we don't have to choose between supporting law enforcement, providing public safety, and supporting our African American neighbors and all other minorities. Under President Trump's leadership -
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HARRIS: I will not sit here and be lectured by the Vice President on what it means to enforce the laws of our country. I'm the only one on this stage who has personally prosecuted everything from child sexual assaults to homicide. I'm the only one on the stage who has prosecuted the big banks for taking advantage of American families. [...]
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HARRIS: - and recognizes the beauty in our diversity and the fact that we all spend so much more in common than what separates us.

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by Cat on Thu Oct 8th, 2020 at 07:59:26 PM EST
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With apologies for my stupidity - what point(s) are you making?
by det on Thu Oct 8th, 2020 at 10:57:37 PM EST
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The content of both debates was vacuous. Also, as measured by US press opinion polling, the fly won.
by Cat on Fri Oct 9th, 2020 at 02:15:10 PM EST
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The "debates" are not about content, they are about seeing the candidates in action to try to get a feel for what they might actually be like.
by asdf on Sat Oct 10th, 2020 at 02:25:32 AM EST
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