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Winners and losers in the vice presidential debate

The one and only vice presidential debate between Joe Biden and Paul Ryan is over — and what a debate it was.

The VP debate in two minutes: Highlights from Thursday night’s debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Rep. Paul Ryan in Danville, Kentucky.

Biden and Ryan repeatedly savaged one another over everything from Iran to the economy and back — interrupting, smirking and laughing out loud as the other man tried to make his points.

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Winners and losers from the first presidential debate

Winners and losers from the first presidential debate

The bad news: The first presidential debate is over.

The good news: The vice presidential debate is a week from tomorrow.

The Fix flooded the zone for tonight’s presidential debate — with live-tweeting, some video back and forth with Ezra Klein and our first thoughts from the event.  But, what’s a big political event without a little sifting through of the winners and losers from the debate that was? 

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Winners and losers from the final night of the Democratic National Convention

Winners and losers from the final night of the Democratic National Convention

CHARLOTTE — That’s a wrap.

The Democratic National Convention is over and the sprint — 60 days left as of tomorrow! — to the November election is on.

But before you start running, rest a while and read our picks for the winners and the losers from the final night of the Democratic convention.

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Republican National Convention night 3: Winners and losers

Republican National Convention night 3: Winners and losers

TAMPA — And, it’s all over.

The Republican National Convention is in the books with former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney wrapping up the festivities with his acceptance speech.

Our take on who was good and who was Clint Eastwood is below. Have thoughts of your own? The comments section awaits.

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Why Herman Cain is lucky he’s Herman Cain

Say what you want about how Herman Cain and his campaign have handled the response to the growing controversy consuming his campaign.

It hasn’t hurt him in the Republican primary. Not yet, at least.

A new Washington Post-ABC News poll shows that seven in 10 Republicans say the controversy has no effect on whether they would vote for him, and he remains in a statistical tie atop the GOP field with Mitt Romney.
Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain arrives to speak on Capitol Hill in Washington this week. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

And a lot of is because, on paper, Cain is about the perfect vessel for surviving just such a pickle.

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Republican debate: Winners and Losers

Republican debate: Winners and Losers

The Washington Post-Bloomberg News presidential debate at Dartmouth College is in the books. (That’s seven presidential debate for those of you counting.)

We live-blogged every minute of it but also came out with a quick take on who won and who lost. Our thoughts are below. Offer your own in the comments section.

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