Clinton, Trump debate issues, personal qualms

By: Regina Wright ~Campus News Editor~ Declared winner by Fox News and CNN/ORC polls, Hillary Clinton took charge of the first presidential debate with her plans for the economy, healing race relations in America and foreign policy. Starting the night, moderator Lester Holt announced three topic sections to be discussed: Achieving prosperity, America’s direction and securing America. After winning a coin toss, Clinton was the first to start each segment with her twominute response to Holt’s questions. Trump followed with his two-minute response, and then the question was open to discussion. “Why are you a better choice than your opponent … Continue reading Clinton, Trump debate issues, personal qualms

Clinton and Trump prepare for battle

By: Regina Wright ~Campus News Editor~ With only five days left and no clear lead in the polls, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have begun preparation for the first presidential debate on Sept. 26, each with a different strategy. The debate will air from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) at Hofstra University in New York and moderated by Lester Holt, NBC “Nightly News” anchor. Clinton’s aides and advisers have been helping her study Trump’s policy positions, personality and rebuttal style by giving her briefing books and performing mock debates. “I do not know which Donald Trump will show … Continue reading Clinton and Trump prepare for battle