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President Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden met for a debate on Oct. 22. (Video: The Washington Post, Photo: Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)

Final Biden-Trump meeting covers coronavirus, race, climate change

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President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden have wrapped their second and final debate of the 2020 campaign. The debate covered the novel coronavirus and the federal government’s response; national security, the election and China; American families, poverty and federal relief; immigration; race in America; and climate change. The final question to each candidate was on what they would say at a 2021 inauguration to Americans who did not vote for them.

What to know after the final debate …

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More than 47 million Americans have already voted in the 2020 election, surpassing the total number of early ballots cast in 2016.
Biden leads Trump by nine percentage points nationally, 52 percent to 43 percent, according to an average of national polls since Oct. 12. Biden’s nine-point margin is the same in Michigan, and it’s eight points in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, six in Arizona and two in Florida.


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