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Early Nightly, debate edition

Brian anchors tonight's broadcast from South Carolina State University, site of the first debate in this very long presidential campaign. Tonight, all eight Democrats will be on stage answering questions from Brian and Americans who sent in suggestions via e-mail.

While Brian preps for the debate, NBC's Andrea Mitchell delivers today's vlog from Orangeburg, S.C., where she'll report tonight on the debate.

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