"America Can Do Better Than What We Have Seen Tonight," says Bob Schieffer about Debate

(CBS NEWS) Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton shook hands at the end of the debate, they didn’t at the beginning. 

This was the second presidential debate.

After the debate Bob Schieffer said “America can do better than what we have seen here tonight."

The last question came from an uncommitted voter in the audience. He asked the candidates if they can name one positive thing that each respects about the other. 

“I respect his children,” Clinton said, adding that it says a lot about Trump. “I don’t agree with nearly anything else he does or says.”

Trump said that her comment was a “great compliment.”

He added, “She doesn’t quit. She doesn’t give up. I respect that. She’s a fighter.”

View a debate transcript here. 

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