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Fact Check: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Meet in the Second Presidential Debate

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump shakes hands with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the end of the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, on Oct. 9.

Last night, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton faced off in the second of three presidential debates ahead of Election Day on Nov. 8.

You can watch Sunday night's debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. here, courtesy of PBS Newshour. In addition, you can follow along with a transcript and annotated fact-checking below.

NPR's politics team, with help from reporters and editors who cover national security, immigration, business, foreign policy and more, live annotated the debate. Portions of the debate with added analysis are highlighted, followed by context and fact check from NPR reporters and editors.


Note: This page will update automatically as the debate proceeds. We will work to correct the transcript as it comes in, but due to the live nature of the event, there may be some discrepancies.

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