Political Professionals React To The Clinton-Trump Debate

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (left) speaks as Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton listens during the Presidential Debate at Hofstra University on Sept. 26, 2016, in Hempstead, N.Y. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are holding rallies in swing states today, a day after their momentous first presidential debate last night.

In a CNN survey, 62 percent of debate watchers said that thought Hillary Clinton won, while 27 percent felt Trump did.

Here & Now‘s political commentators Angela Rye and Paris Dennard join Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson to discuss how the candidates and their supporters are portraying what happened last night.


Angela Rye, Here & Now political analyst and a Democratic strategist. She tweets @Angela_Rye.

Paris Dennard, Here & Now political analyst and a Republican strategist. He tweets @PARISDENNARD.

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