Kaine And Pence Get Heated At Vice-Presidential Debate

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Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine (left) speaks as Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence (right) and debate moderator Elaine Quijano (center) listen during the vice-presidential debate at Longwood University on Oct. 4, 2016 in Farmville, Va. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

The vice-presidential debate showdown at Longwood University between Sen. Tim Kaine and Gov. Mike Pence was dotted with heated exchanges and multiple interruptions from both sides. The two went toe-to-toe on international policy, taxes and abortion.

Domenico Montanaro, NPR’s lead politics editor, and Tamara Keith, who has been following Hillary Clinton’s campaign, talk with Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson about the biggest moments from the debate.


Domenico Montanaro, NPR’s lead political editor. He tweets @DomenicoNPR.

Tamara Keith, NPR campaign correspondent. She tweets @tamarakeithNPR.

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