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Election 2016: Presidential Candidates

Debates

Commission on Presidential Debates
The non-profit, non-partisan arbitrating body that coordinates the presidential debate process.

The American Presidency Project (APP)  from UC Santa Barbara
Contains transcripts of all Presidential debates 1960-2016.  The APP is non-profit and non-partisan and is the leading source of presidential documents on the internet.  

Democratic Party Candidates

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For President: Hillary Clinton 

  • Former United States Secretary of State (2009-2013)
  • Former United States Senator from New York (2001-2009)
  • Former First Lady of the United States (1993-2001)

 

For Vice President: Tim Kaine 

  • Former Governor of Virginia (2006–2010)
  • United States Senator from Virginia since 2013

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@HillaryClinton  

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Libertarian Candidates

For President: Gary Johnson (Former Governor of New Mexico) 

For Vice President: Bill Weld (Former Governor of Massachusetts)

Website

Factcheck.org

 

A Project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center

 

Republican Party Candidates

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For President: Donald Trump

  • Real Estate Developer
  • Former Television Personality, The Apprentice (2003-2014)
  • Published Author

For Vice President: Mike Pence

  • Governor of Indiana (2013-)
  • Former United States Representative from indiana (2001-2013)


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@realDonaldTrump  

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Green Party Candidates

For President: Dr. Jill Stein (Massachusetts)

For Vice President: Ajamu Baraka (Human Rights Activist)

Website

Truth-o-meter from politifact

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Follow the Money

Federal Election Commission
The FEC is an independent regulatory commission composed of three Democrats and three Republicans. Candidates and outside groups that raise and spend funds for election related activities must file reports with the FEC. These reports are available for public perusal. You can also search for contributions by individuals.

OpenSecrets.org (Center for Responsive Politics)
OpenSecrets.org is a nonpartisan guide to money’s influence on U.S. elections and public policy.