Transcript for GOP Debate Not Short on Heated, Hilarious Moments
We're gonna bring an ABC news political director and deputy political director I just promoted you live on television you re. Cherish must thank you so much for coming in what do you say did Carly Fiorina really when this debate I think she was really that clear winner and that. Shot against rob when they were talking mother Rolling Stone article she was a very clear and the crowd really bored let's listen to it. I think women all over this country heard very clearly what mr. Trump's. And then trump of course reacted to it. Right and she he complimented her she he said that she's a beautiful woman. She was a little bit like she was trying to dig his own grieve in even more it was a very fact cannot put out right absolutely could just ended it and it went on and on it was a bit. I was almost too much there a lot of women were looking for an apology there but we can't seem to got. Right or even just to stop it but he continued. And. There were several clashes of course Jeb was standing right next to trump. During the shoulder to shoulder to shoulder and there are several clashes between the two of them throughout the night it seemed like Jeb came out to fight. It did he really needed to you that was expectation he had to take on Donald Trump he couldn't just in warm liking hide in the past. And so really when the most he went after his. His brother former president to for a George W. Bush and then there was also this interesting exchange about his wife Phyllis Tickle us. To subject my wife into the middle of raucous. Political conversation was completely inappropriate I hope you apologize for that Donald well I have to tell you I hear phenomenal things he worked as a lovely look here I still been no matter and this is you totally out of money items went right here when I could apologize for her not one right now because I said nothing wrong but I do here's a here's lovely woman. He's not and apology is not I don't know will not apologize now Jeb Bush asked him to apologize twice he did not act. And bush also making news of about for another big moment talking about. Pocked 1000001 of those moments of the night now may have happened twenty years ago but you don't really seem presidential candidates emitting then so let's listen. So forty years ago I smoke marijuana. And I admitted I'm sure those people might have done it may not want to say it on 125 million people my mom's not happy that I just didn't. Forty years ago is yeah I am not sweating there's forty years ago. But also his tweet saying sorry are mom was the most reach we got really went completely viral Zarryon mom didn't get to Barbara Bush does not have a Twitter account to oh no not yet and I are. There were some awkward moments we talked about how do they lose its earlier there were some awkward high five. But some may think high. Laughter there's her the debate where they were talking about who their Secret Service names would be that this without. It almost a three hour mark and so I keep it Jeb Bush said his secrets or think would be Eveready kinda joke because don't have the we thing that he is. It doesn't have the anonymity he and to then they have is really operating. I have. And that there was an awkward one with Ben Carson and trump as well we're united seem desist from preschool for the high five and Ben went for this is the low fighting ahead. Burden. Accusation she finally what's really the big takeaway from today I think it's really another the insiders. At the opportunity outsiders are Willie B insiders Carly Fiorina. Donald Trump. And calling theory if you're no wasn't even in the first debate and she's the clear winner tonight. First will be last last will be first sometimes in politics remember we have about sixteen more of these Republican debates to read a lot can happen absolutely campus ABC news deputy political director should China watched thanks for staying up what it's amazing tied months and she doesn't need to stay up but she doesn't.
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